MIANWALI: Nine terrorists were killed during a clearance operation, as the Pakistan Army successfully thwarted a terrorist attack on the Pakistan Air Force Training Airbase in Mianwali.
According to the Public Relations Department of the Pakistan Army (ISPR), the terrorists attempted to attack the Mianwali Training Airbase early today. In response, the Pakistan Army promptly and effectively countered the terrorist threat.
ISPR reported that the Pakistan Army took timely and decisive action against the terrorist attack, preventing any damage to the Pakistan Air Force Training Airbase in Mianwali.
ISPR further stated that 3 terrorists were killed as a result of the Pakistan Army’s swift response.
According to ISPR, the attack resulted in minor damage to 3 previously grounded aircraft and a fuel bowser. However, the soldiers ensured the safety of these assets.
ISPR confirmed that a joint clearing and combing operation was successfully executed, resulting in the elimination of all 9 terrorists. Additionally, a clearance operation was conducted in the surrounding areas following the failed attack on the airbase.
ISPR emphasized that none of the Pakistan Air Force’s operational assets sustained damage in the attack. The 3 grounded aircraft that suffered minor damage were already non-operational.
ISPR concluded by highlighting the professionalism and speed with which the operation was concluded, serving as a reminder to those who seek to disrupt peace that Pakistan’s armed forces remain vigilant and fully capable of defending the homeland against any threat.
It’s worth noting that yesterday, 14 soldiers were martyred in a terrorist attack on security forces’ vehicles traveling from the Pisni area of Balochistan.