Several terrorists killed, hideouts destroyed in PAF airstrikes in North Waziristan

01:19 AM | 20 Feb, 2017
Several terrorists killed, hideouts destroyed in PAF airstrikes in North Waziristan
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RAWALPINDI - The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) on Sunday carried out multiple air strikes in North Waziristan Agency on several terrorist positions, said a statement released by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).

The terrorists tried to regroup in the Wucha Bibi area of the tribal agency and were targeted by the PAF , according to the military's media wing.

A terrorist hideout was destroyed, killing the terrorists occupying it, the ISPR statement added. However, the exact number of terrorists killed in the strikes was not given by the ISPR .

The airstrikes followed a week of terror attacks across the country, with over 100 people killed and more than 350 injured in a series of strikes.

Earlier, according to the ISPR , the army killed more than 100 suspected militants in intelligence-based operations carried out by security forces across the country, including Punjab .