Two soldiers martyred as terrorists attack security forces in Waziristan

Defence Reporter

RAWALPINDI:Two soldiers were martyred and one terrorist was killed during an exchange of fire between a patrolling party of the security forces and a group of terrorists, the ISPR said on Sunday. A statement from the ISPR said that the attack by terrorists took place 5 kilometres southeast of Ghariom near North Waziristan District and South Waziristan District boundary. “Captain Sabih and Sepoy Naveed embraced shahadat; while two other soldiers sustained injuries during the incident,” read the official statement issued by the military’s media wing. ISPR added that during sanitisation, a terrorist compound was also cleared.