ISLAMABAD: Security forces have effectively thwarted a cross-border attack of the militants at Pakistani military check post in Lower Dir, military sources said.
According to the sources, some 70 to 80 terrorists had stormed at Pakistani check post in Lower Dir. The Pakistani troops immediately retaliated and successfully foiled the attack that was launched from other side of the Pak-Afghan border.
The sources further said that the militants launched assault at Tripaman and Inkal Sar the previous night. The security forces quickly responded to the attack and opened retaliatory fire that killed six terrorists and injured nine more, they added. -SAMAA