RAWALPINDI: Three Pakistani troopers had been martyred and 7 others injured in a cross-border terrorist assault in North Waziristan, army stated on Wednesday.
” A gaggle of 60-70 terrorists from throughout the border from bases in Afghanistan attacked troops endeavor fencing effort alongside Pak Afghan Border, in Alwara, North Wazirstan,” an announcement issued by the ISPR stated.
The Pakistani forces successfully responded and repulsed the assault, killing scores of terrorists and injuring many others.
Three troopers recognized as Lance Naik Ali, Lance Naik Nazeer and Sepoy Imdad ullah embraced Shahadat whereas seven others had been injured within the change of fireside between forces and terrorists.
“Whereas Pakistan safety forces are solidifying border safety by way of fencing and development of forts to disclaim liberty of motion to the terrorists, Afghan Safety Forces and the authorities have to have more practical management in border area to assist Pakistan’s efforts in addition to deny use of Afghan soil towards Pakistan,” the ISPR stated.
The military stated Pakistan’s fencing effort will proceed regardless of all such impediments.