Pakistan: 10 soldiers killed in attacks

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 14:31:09 +0200

ISLAMABAD, 27 JULY - At least ten Pakistani soldiers were killed today in two attacks by armed militiamen. Six soldiers died in a raid from the neighboring Afghanistan claimed by the Tehrik organization and Taliban Pakistan (TTP), the Pakistani Taliban. The raid targeted a border guard patrol near Gurbaz, in the tribal area of North Waziristan, in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP). The second attack, not claimed, took place in the province of Baluchistan, where a commando has opened fire on soldiers of border guards, killing four, including a captain.