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Shawal airstrikes kill 15 militants

Latest Update: September 14, 2015 | 122 Views

RAWALPINDI: At least 15 terrorists were killed when PAF fighter jets pounded militant hideouts in Shawal valley of the North Waziristan tribal region on Sunday.

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), seven militant hideouts were also destroyed in the airstrikes.

The airstrikes are part of ongoing operation Zarb-e-Azb against foreign and local militants in North Waziristan, a tribal region near the Afghan border that is used as a base by the insurgents to attack the rest of Pakistan.

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