Killed 20 insurgents in northwest Pakistan

Killed 20 insurgents in northwest Pakistan

Wāna : Pakistan | Nov 16, 2011 at 2:29 AM PST
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At least 20 insurgents were killed Wednesday in clashes with security forces in Pakistan's Kurram tribal area in northwest and eastern border with Afghanistan.The television channel quoted unnamed sources Urdu Duniya Pakistani security service indicating that a soldier was killed and three others were wounded.The clashes erupted when a group of militants carried out a raid on a military checkpoint Murgh area, east of Kurram. Then the army returned fire with the help of helicopter gunships.During the fighting were destroyed four insurgent hideouts.The media did not specify which group these militants.

kingston23 is based in Karāchi, Sind, Pakistan, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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