KHYBER AGENCY: Security forces killed five militants in the area of Bara tehsil area in Khyber Agency during an operation on Sunday morning.
After the attack on the Khasadar force accompanying polio teams on Saturday, the security forces intensified their operation in the area.
In an attack by gunship helicopters, two militant hideouts were also destroyed. The air strikes were launched in Malikdinkhel, Aka Khel and Shalober in Khyber Agency region.
Gunship helicopters also targeted militant hideouts in Kalanga and surrounding areas and a number of them were destroyed.