MIRANSHAH: A security check post and a vehicle of the security forces came under attack from militants in North Waziristan tribal district on Tuesday.

The first incident happened in Mir Ali tehsil where three missiles were fired from unknown direction on Khajori check post. The rockets missed the target and fell near the check post. No life loss was reported in the incident. The security forces reached the site immediately and launched a search operation.

In a separate incident, a vehicle of the security forces was attacked with a remote control bomb in Mohammadkhel area of Boya tehsil. No casualty was reported in the attack although the vehicle suffered partial damage. The security forces cordoned of the area and imitated search operation.

On Saturday, a militant was killed in a clash with the security forces in Dattakhel area of North Waziristan. A week earlier, three soldiers were martyred and four others were injured in two separate attacks on the security forces in North and South Waziristan tribal districts.