Two soldiers were martyred in Wazirastan, Says ISPR


RAWALPINDI, June21: Two soldiers were martyred and one terrorist was killed during an exchange of fire at between a patrolling party of the security forces in North and South Waziristan district, the ISPR told.

A statement from the ISPR said that the attack took place 5 km 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.

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