Pakistan

Security forces killed eleven suspected militants allegedly attempting to enter Pakistan from Afghanistan in Kurram Agency on Sunday.


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An exchange of fire followed after the security forces encircled the militants who were trying to enter Pakistan via Khyber Agency, Dawn quoted a security official as saying.

Two security personnel were also killed in an exchange of fire.

Earlier, Pakistani authorities issued shoot-on-sight orders for those attempting to cross the Pak-Afghan border illegally.