RAWALPINDI: Security forces in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Tank district conducted an intelligence-based operation (IBO) on Tuesday, resulting in the elimination of ten terrorists, as reported by the military’s media wing.
The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) issued a statement stating that the operation was carried out following intelligence reports indicating the presence of militants in the Pezu area of the district.
“While executing the operation, a fierce firefight occurred between our troops and the terrorists, leading to the demise of ten terrorists,” stated the ISPR.
The ISPR further noted that these terrorists had been actively engaged in various acts of terrorism against security forces, as well as extortion and the killing of innocent civilians.
The operation also yielded a significant discovery of arms, ammunition, and explosives, with local residents expressing their support for the operation.
The statement concluded with a resolute commitment from Pakistan’s security forces to eradicate the scourge of terrorism within the nation.