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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Comments (7)

Faisal Naqvi
October 6, 2013 11:32 am

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

Sam
October 6, 2013 2:03 pm

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

Anees
October 6, 2013 1:59 pm

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

Hameed Khan
October 6, 2013 5:16 pm

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

fiaz
October 6, 2013 5:34 pm

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
October 6, 2013 6:27 pm

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
October 7, 2013 6:27 pm

"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.

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