TIRAH VALLEY, November 18: The Pakistan Army claims to have killed six militants and destroyed several hideouts during aerial strikes in Tirah Valley.
Administration officials say that airstrikes were carried out in various areas including, Malikdinkhel, Naaka, Dwa Thoi, Toru Dara and Miryaan in the afternoon. As a result, six suspected militants and a number of hideaways were destroyed.
Meanwhile, the authorities say that security forces have recovered two bullet-riddled bodies in Sipah area of Bara tehsil.
Khyber Agency has a total of three tehsils, including Bara, Jamrud and Landikotal. The ongoing military operation, which the authorities have named as Khyber-1, has displaced thousands of families from Khyber Agency.