Pakistan

RAWALPINDI – Several terrorists were killed during targeted air strikes in Khyber Agency area, Inter-Services Public Relations said late Wednesday.

According to military’s media wing, the security forces, on credible intelligence regarding movement of terrorists from Nangarhar, Afghanistan into Rajgal valley Khyber Agency, launched targeted air strikes in Sattar Kalay and Narai Nau.

As a result, many terrorists were killed and several others were wounded, said the ISPR statement. It added that the injured and survivors fled.

“Several hideouts were also destroyed in the air strikes by the security forces,” the statement added.

As part of operation Radd Ul Fassad, Pak Army has intensified operations against militants across the country. In addition, several terrorist camps in Afghanistan were also targeted after a deadly blast in Sehwan in February.