Air Force, FC personnel among 5 wounded near Durand Line, claims Pak military
By Khaama Press - Sun Jun 03 2018, 6:59 pm
The Pakistani military claims that the militants attacked the Pakistani security forces near the Durand Line, sparking clashes that left at least six militants dead and five Pakistani security personnel wounded.
According to a statement released by Pakistani military, terrorists from across the border carried fire raids and physical attacks on Pakistan’s border posts and border fencing parties in Bajaur in KP and Qamar Din Qarez in Balochistan.
The statement further added that security Forces responded effectively and repulsed physical attack, leaving 6 terrorists killed and many injured.
According to the Pakistani military, at least 4 soldiers of FC and one soldier of PAF (Deployed at observation post) got injured.
Pakistani officials claim that the groups belonging to Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan use the ungoverned areas in Afghanistan to stage attacks on its security personnel.
On the other hand, the Afghan officials are saying that the Taliban and Haqqani network leadership councils are based in the key cities of Pakistan, including Quetta, from where they plan and coordinate major attacks in Afghanistan.
Both Kabul and Islamabad deny the presence of organized sanctuaries of the terrorist groups in their soils.