RAWALPINDI (Staff Report) – At least 21 suspected terrorists have been killed in a joint operation of Pakistan Army and Pakistan Air Force in Shawal valley of Waziristan agency, said a statement on Tuesday.

According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), jets of PAF and Army Aviation and ground troops are participating in the operation that began on Monday night.

So far around two dozen terrorist have been killed and several other are severely injured in the combat. Many militant hideouts have also been destroyed in the air assault.