The ongoing operation against armed insurgents continues in Kurram Agency, while security forces claim to have cleared out several areas of militants. - File Photo

PESHAWAR: According to government sources, security forces killed six militants on Thursday in the ongoing operation in central Kurram, DawnNews reported.

Two security personnel were also injured in the clash that took place in the Gwaki area of central Kurram.

Meanwhile, five other security personnel were injured when a landmine exploded near their vehicle in the Manato area of the tribal region.

The ongoing operation against militants continues in the tribal region, while security forces claim to have cleared out several areas of insurgents.

Opinion

Editorial

Wheat price crash
20 May, 2024

Wheat price crash

WHAT the government has done to Punjab’s smallholder wheat growers by staying out of the market amid crashing...
Afghan corruption
20 May, 2024

Afghan corruption

AMONGST the reasons that the Afghan Taliban marched into Kabul in August 2021 without any resistance to speak of ...
Volleyball triumph
20 May, 2024

Volleyball triumph

IN the last week, while Pakistan’s cricket team savoured a come-from-behind T20 series victory against Ireland,...
Border clashes
19 May, 2024

Border clashes

THE Pakistan-Afghanistan frontier has witnessed another series of flare-ups, this time in the Kurram tribal district...
Penalising the dutiful
19 May, 2024

Penalising the dutiful

DOES the government feel no remorse in burdening honest citizens with the cost of its own ineptitude? With the ...
Students in Kyrgyzstan
Updated 19 May, 2024

Students in Kyrgyzstan

The govt ought to take a direct approach comprising convincing communication with the students and Kyrgyz authorities.