Border skirmish with Afghanistan leaves six soldiers injured in SWA; Iran fires mortars into Paksitan

01 Jul, 2015 2:55 pm

PESHAWAR (92 News) – As many as six security personnel were injured in cross firing from Afghan security forces in South Waziristan on Wednesday.

As per details, Afghan security forces morning fired mortal shells at a security a checkpost in the Angoor Adda area of South Waziristan. Reports of rising tensions were received as the Taliban step up attacks in Afghanistan as a part of their annual offensive.

Earlier on June 22, an Inter-Services Intelligence officer was accused of involvement in a Taliban attack targeting the Afghan Parliament building on June 22.

Meanwhile, mortar shells were also fired from the Iranian border into Pakistan.

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