Suspect arrested by militants in Jamrud of the Khyber tribal region

Image: Marines walk with detainees

PESHAWAR: On Friday, Security forces arrested four suspected militants in Jamrud of the Khyber tribal region in the time of search operation.

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Simultaneously obataining a tip off regarding the presence of suspected militants in a compound in the area, a joint team of personnel from the Khasadar force and the Frontier Corps (FC) conducted a raid in the vicinity.

The suspects were transferred to an undisclosed location for further probe. Nevertheless, the search operation was still underway.

The drill was conducted in light of frequent incidents of targeted killing, kidnapping for ransom and other terrorist activities in the area.

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