Cross border attack on security posts repulsed, three attackers killed
SOUTH WAZIRISTAN: Pakistan’s border troops repulsed cross border attacks from Afghanistan on two security posts and killed three attackers in South Waziristan tribal region, the military said in a statement on Tuesday.
Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the media wing of Pakistan’s military, in a statement has said that the army troops repulsed a cross border attack on two border posts from Afghanistan and killed two attackers in exchange of fire.
Several attackers were also injured in the incident, the statement further said.
It is pertinent to mention here that the terrorists in a cross border attack in January this year had martyred a soldier of Pakistan Army.
Pakistan had temporarily closed the border with Afghanistan due to border tensions with the neighboring country.