NORTH WAZIRISTAN: As many as 34 terrorists were killed in an air strike carried out by security forces this morning in Dattakhel area of North Waziristan Agency.
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) reported that operation Zarb-e-Azb is successfully underway to cleanse NWA of local and foreign terrorists.
Aerial strikes launched by fighter jets today in Dattakhel killed 27 terrorists, including their key commander and foreigners.
Meanwhile, seven terrorists were killed when search operation was conducted last night in the same area. Three soldiers including an army officer were also martyred in the raid. Four more soldiers sustained injuries.