In a successful intelligence-based operation (IBO) on Wednesday, security forces eliminated seven terrorists in the Kiri Machan Khel area of Tank District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the operation involved a fierce exchange of fire between the troops and the terrorists, resulting in the neutralization of seven militants. The ISPR reported the destruction of terrorist hideouts during the operation, with the recovery of weapons and ammunition.
The terrorists targeted in the operation were actively involved in various terror activities, including recent attacks on the police in Tank. The ISPR highlighted their role in terrorist acts against both security forces and civilians.
Sanitization efforts are underway to eliminate any remaining threats, ensuring the security of the region. Local residents expressed their appreciation for the operation and extended full support to the security forces in eradicating the menace of terrorism.
This operation underscores the commitment of law enforcement and security forces to maintaining national security through credible intelligence and effective counterterrorism measures.