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Seven soldiers martyred, four terrorists killed in exchange of fire in North Waziristan

Seven soldiers martyred, four terrorists killed in exchange of fire in North Waziristan
April 15, 2022 Web Desk

RAWALPINDI (92 News) - Seven soldiers were martyred and four terrorists killed in an exchange of fire near Pak-Afghan border in North Waziristan District on Friday.

According to a press release issued by the ISPR, terrorists ambushed a military convoy near Pak-Afghan border in general area Isham. Our troops initiated a prompt response, effectively engaged and killed four terrorists. However, during intense exchange of fire, seven soldiers embraced martyrdom.

The martyred soldiers include: Havaldar Tariq Yousaf (age 36 years, resident of Faisalabad); Sepoy Suleman Waqas (age 34 years, resident of Layyah); Sepoy Junaid Ali (age 26 years, resident of Layyah); Sepoy Ijaz Hussain (age 27 years, resident of Khairpur); SepoyWaqar Ahmed (age 25 years, resident of MirpurKhas); Sepoy Muhammad Jawad Ameer (age 24 years, resident of Chakwal) and Sepoy Arshad Ali (age 23 years, resident of Sohbatpur).