Sunday, April 13, 2014

Five Taliban, Including Key Commander, Killed in Pakistan's Khyber Agency But No One Will Take Credit

 The Taliban commander killed in the operation was identified as Jangraiz, according to intelligence sources. — File photo

Even the Pakistani government and military are too chicken to claim that a security operation killed a key Taliban commander in Khyber today.

The story comes from DAWN.

At least five suspected militants killed in Darra Adam Khel

PESHAWAR: At least five suspected militants, including a key commander, belonging to the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) were killed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Darra Adam Khel area on Sunday.

Intelligence sources said that five militant were killed in Darra Adam Khels border area with Frontier Region of Peshawar adding that further details regarding the incident were not available.

The Taliban commander killed was identified as Jangraiz, according to intelligence sources.

Police sources were yet to confirm the incident and claimed to be unaware of any operations conducted in the area. after initial media reports had claimed that the five suspected militants were killed in an operation conducted by security forces.

1 comment:

Ajla Hadžić said...

Maybe it is due to their own civil war. Another faction.