Militant's Ambush: kills six
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Militant's Ambush: kills six

Kohāt : Pakistan | Jan 20, 2011 at 11:16 AM PST
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A Pakistani man carries an injured blast victim at a hospital in Peshawar following a car bomb attack in Kohat

Peshawar: Two oil company officials were kidnapped by suspected Taliban on Thursday after an ambush leaving six people behind in North West Paksitan tribal area.

Militants on the top of hill Near the Darmalik village located about 20 km west of Kohat opened fire on the oil company’s officials who were returning from their exploration site, an official said.

Two company officials along with four soldiers, who were escorting the oil company’s team, were dead. The kidnappers are believed to be local, a Kohat administration official said.

The incident area is situated very close to lawless tribal region on Afghan border.

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