Two terrorists killed in clash with security forces in South Waziristan

Two terrorists have been killed during exchange of fire between security forces and terrorists in general area Angoor Adda, South Waziristan District last night (Monday).

According to Inter-Services Public Relations, the terrorists remained actively involved in terrorist activities against security forces.

The troops effectively engaged the terrorist's location and during the operation weapon and ammunition was also recovered from the killed terrorists.

Major Shujaat Hussain of age 30 years, resident of Toba Tek Singh and Sepoy Imran Khan of age 27 years, resident of Naseerabad, after having fought gallantly, embraced shahadat during the exchange of firing.

Area clearance is being carried out to eliminate any other terrorist found in the area.

Pakistan Army is determined to eliminate menace of terrorism and such sacrifices of our brave officers and soldiers further strengthen our resolve.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Angor Adda area of South Waziristan last night.

In a statement on Tuesday, he paid rich tribute to the sons of the nation who fought against terrorism and martyred in defense of the motherland.

Paying homage to Shaheed Major Shujaat Hussain and Shaheed soldier Imran Khan for their great sacrifice, he said that the sacrifices of our martyrs are a testament to Pakistan's determination against terrorism.

The Prime Minister said that in the war against terrorism, the entire nation stands by its armed forces and law enforcement agencies. He prayed for high ranks to the martyrs and patience to the bereaved families.

Source: Radio Pakistan