Web Desk (24 News) –Terrorists strike on border posts in Mohmand Agency martyred 5 Pakistani Army soldiers on late Sunday night. 10 terrorists were also slain during the counter-attack, reports 24 News HD.
According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), last night Terrorists from Afgahnistan border attempted attack on 3 Pakistan border posts in Mohmand Agency. In exchange of fire 5 soldiers embraced Shahadat while over 10 terrorists reported killed during the attack. Effective presence, vigilance and response repulsed the terrorist attempt, said the ISPR press release.
COAS General Bajwa has appreciated the response by Pakistani troops to last night cross border terrorists’ attack in Mohmand Agency. He emphasized need for required physical presence on Afghan side of the border for matching and effective border security. Terrorists are common threat and must be denied freedom of movement and action along the border, said the Army Chief.
Expressing grief on loss of precious lives COAS hailed the sacrifice made by brave soldiers.