Peshawar: Three Taliban fighters were
killed in clashes with security forces in the restive Swat
district in northwest Pakistan on Wednesday, officials said.
Troops shot dead the militants during an operation in
Kandao area of Charbagh, a former Taliban stronghold.
The militants were involved in killing two members of
a pro-government peace committee, officials said.
A cache of arms and ammunition was found in the
possession of the slain militants.