The Pakistan Army on Tuesday said it has unearthed a bomb factory and seized a huge cache of explosives during their ground operation against the Taliban militants in the restive North Waziristan tribal region.
At least 30 militants were killed today in targeted airstrikes conducted by Pakistan`s military in the restive northwest tribal region, taking the total number of terrorists killed in the army`s all-out offensive against the Taliban to over 260.
A three-day anti-polio drive has been launched in the lawless tribal belt of northwest Pakistan to vaccinate over 220,000 children though women health workers are not part of the campaign for security reasons.
At least 13 people were killed in a fresh gun battle between two rival groups over
distribution of irrigation water in Pakistan`s restive tribal
belt, taking to 50 the toll in three weeks of fighting over
Pakistani military helicopter gunships on Thursday pounded militant hideouts in restive Orakzai tribal region killing at least 12 terrorists while a Taliban commander was among six insurgents who died in a clash between two rival rebel factions in the area.