Terrorist killed, six arrested in North Waziristan
A terrorist was killed while six others were arrested during an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in North Waziristan District, said a statement issued by the military’s media wing, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
The ISPR said that a cordon and search operation was underway to eliminate any other terrorists found in the area.
On September 7 last, two Pakistan Army soldiers were martyred in an improvised explosive device (IED) attack in North Waziristan District.
The security forces were conducting a clearance operation in the district's Dosalli area when the IED exploded. As a result, 25-year-old Sepoy Zia Akram and 20-year-old Sepoy Musawwar Khan were martyred.
Another soldier was also killed in an IED blast in South Waziristan District on August 31.