23 August, 2014 / Shawwal 26, 1435
— File Photo
— File Photo

BANNU: Three security personnel have been killed and eight others injured as a security forces convey was attacked in Bakakhel area near FR Bannu on Sunday morning.

The security vehicle was targeted nar Mirzal Checkpost and the blast destroyed the vehicle killing one solider on the spot and injured ten others, Two security personnel later died on way to hospital.

The official sources has confirmed that three soldiers have died and the eight others injured in the attack early morning.

The injured were shifted to the Combined Military Hospital Bannu.

The Ansarul Mujahideen militant group of Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Spokesman for the Ansarul Mujahideen militant group Abu Baseer speaking from an undisclosed location told that their fighters have targetted the convoy.

"As long as drone attacks are carried out in Pakistan, they would continue their attacks and targetting of security forces and the administrative machinery of the Pakistani government," he remarked.

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Faisal Naqvi
Oct 06, 2013 11:32am

Imran Khan and Nawaz Sharif, keep on having dialogues with them...

Sam
Oct 06, 2013 02:03pm

As long as drones kill our people, we will also kill our people: Talibani logic.

Anees
Oct 06, 2013 01:59pm

Re. Faisal Naqvi - OK. Persuade Kayani to crush them.

Hameed Khan
Oct 06, 2013 05:16pm

Good luck pak Army, US and NATO and leaving and we are replacing them to continue THEIR war. Well done. Keep it up.

fiaz
Oct 06, 2013 05:34pm

one wonders how does TTP speaks from undisclosed location and how, if it's phone, why pakistan security can not locate location and means??? Drone are oprated by American and TTP is killing Pakistanis.

Roy meddock
Oct 06, 2013 06:27pm

Extremists have taken over Pakistan and the intelligentsia that have not fled are defenseless. The State cannot protect ordinary people, for the state has been using the extremists to fulfill its own agenda.

Shaikh Mohommd
Oct 07, 2013 06:27pm

"As long as drone attacks are carried out in Pakistan, they would continue their attacks and targetting of security forces and the administrative machinery of the Pakistani government," he remarked. The logic is correct.