7 militants killed in Pakistan's tribal area

Other News Materials 25 November 2008 15:15 (UTC +04:00)

As many as 7 militants were killed and several others injured in an operation of security forces in Pakistan's tribal area on Tuesday, according to local media.

Security forces pounded the militants' hideouts in Damadola, Badaan, Safray and Kaga areas of Tehsil Mamond in Bajaur tribal agency, the News Network International news agency reported.

They also destroyed 8 hideouts of the militants. A large number of people have started migration from Tehsil Mamond due to volatile situation there, said the report, reported Xinhua.