3 Taliban militants killed in Pak`s Swat

Last Updated: Friday, May 21, 2010 - 13:40

Peshawar: Pakistan troops Friday killed
three Taliban militants in the restive Swat district, where
soldiers are conducting a combing operation to flush out
rebels.

The militants were killed in Matta sub-division, a
former bastion of the Taliban movement led by Maulana
Fazlullah.

Their bodies were handed over to police, officials
said.

Troops are currently conducting a combing operation in
Swat after bringing the insurgency in the valley under
control.

PTI



First Published: Friday, May 21, 2010 - 13:40

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