Forces kill 63 militants in Khyber, NWA

KHYBER AGENCY: At least 10 militants were killed in a Pakistan Air Force operation in Khyber tribal region on Tuesday, official sources said.

The sources said that the PAF warplanes targeted militant hideouts in Tirah valley of Khyber Agency.

They said that 10 militants were killed and five others injured in the air strikes. The security sources said that five hideouts were destroyed in the bombardment.

Separately,53 militants including some foreign fighters were killed in North Waziristan Agency, said a statement issued by the ISPR.

The media wing of the army further said that six militant hideouts and seven explosive laden vehicles were also destroyed in the ongoing operation.