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Soldier martyred, four terrorists killed in North Waziristan

NORTH WAZIRISTAN: Four terrorists were killed during an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in North Waziristan late night on Saturday, said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Sunday.

During the operation, Sepoy Sadam, 27, embraced martyrdom while two other soldiers got injured, said the ISPR.

According to the military’s media wing, the security forces conducted the operation on a terrorist hideout near Kaitu River, North West of Spinwam, North Waziristan. As soon as troops cordoned the area, terrorists opened fire to flee the area. However all the terrorists were killed by security forces.

The ISPR added that 27-year-old soldier Sepoy Sadam, a resident of Karak district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), was martyred while two other soldiers were injured.

On October 4, it was reported that at least two hardcore terrorists were killed while another was arrested in an IBO conducted by the security forces in Mir Ali town of North Waziristan. “Security forces conducted an IBO in Mir Ali, North Waziristan. Two hardcore terrorists [were] killed, [while] one terrorist was apprehended,” the military’s media wing said.

On October 2, Pakistan Army killed two hardcore terrorists, including an improvised explosive device (IED) expert, in an area of North Waziristan.