Khyber strikes kill four terrorists

PESHAWAR, Pakistan: Four more terrorists were killed where their hideouts were targeted in air strikes by Pakistan military jets in Tirah Valley of Khyber agency on Tuesday.

The security sources said that the aerial strikes were carried out in the Rajgal areas of Tirah Valley, adding that the strikes also left six terrorists injured.

With an objective to eradicate the menace of terrorism in Pakistan, the country’s top political and military leadership are fully backing Zarb-e-Azb and Khyber operation.

Both the operations were launched last year in the tribal region, which is still believed to be having terrorists’ hideouts. Following the Peshawar’s Army Public School terror attack on December 16, 2014, a 20-point national plan of action was also unanimously adopted to further intensify the actions against banned terror outfits in the country.

Earlier in the day, four terrorists were executed at the Central Jail in Kohat for their involvement in heinous crimes including launching at on the APS, suicide bombing, and slaughtering of innocent people.

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