REF:

On 26 February 23, a fire exchange took place between terrorists and own troops in general area Spinwam, North Waziristan District.

Rawalpindi - February 27, 2023

No PR-10/2023-ISPR

On 26 February 23, a fire exchange took place between terrorists and own troops in general area Spinwam, North Waziristan District. Own troops effectively engaged the terrorists’ location.

Resultantly, two terrorists got Killed, while two terrorists were apprehended. Weapons and ammunition were also recovered from the terrorists who remained actively involved in terrorist activities against security forces and killing of innocent citizens.

However, during intense exchange of fire, Sepoy lmran Ullah (age 25 years, resident of District Bajaur) and Sepoy Afzal Khan (age 21 years, resident of District Upper Dir) having fought gallantly, embraced Shahadat.

Sanitization of the area is being carried out to eliminate any terrorists found in the area. Pakistan Army is determined to eliminate the menace of terrorism and such sacrifices of our brave soldiers further strengthen our resolve.

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