MIRANSHAH/BARA: As many as nine militants were killed and four security men martyred in separate clashes and attack on security check post here on Saturday.
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said that the security forces conducted operation against the terrorists in the area bordering North and South Waziristan Agencies during which clashes took placed between the security personnel and militants. Nine militants were killed and the clash and others fled the scene leaving behind the bodies of their accomplices killed the clash.
Militants equipped with heavy weapons attacked a check post of security personnel in tehsil Ladda of South Waziristan Agency (SWA). Four security men were martyred in the attack while three others were injured. The attackers fled after retaliatory action of security personnel.
The security forces cordoned off the area after the attack and started search operation in the area.