PM salutes bravery, sacrifices of soldiers in combating terrorists
ISLAMABAD ( 92 News ) Prime Minister Imran Khan has condoled with the families of three soldiers martyred while repulsing condemnable terrorist attack in Alwara area of North Waziristan on Wednesday.
In a tweet today, Prime Minister Imran Khan said that we salute the bravery and sacrifices of our soldiers in combating terrorists.
Pakistan Army had effectively responded and repulsed an attack by terrorists from across the border along Pak-Afghan border killing scores of terrorists.
My condolences & prayers go to the families of our 3 soldiers martyred while repulsing condemnable terrorist attack in Alwara area of N Waziristan. We salute the bravery & sacrifices of our soldiers in combating terrorists.— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) May 2, 2019
A group of terrorists from across the border from bases in Afghanistan had attacked Pakistani troops undertaking fencing effort along the Pak-Afghan border inside in their own territory.
3 soldiers martyred, 7 injured in Afghan cross-border attack: ISPR
A day earlier, three soldiers were martyred and seven others were injured when a group of 60 to 70 terrorists attacked Pakistani Army troops undertaking fencing efforts along the Pak Afghan border in Alwara, North Waziristan.
According to the Inter-Service Public Relation (ISPR), a group of terrorists attacked troops undertaking fencing along the border in Alwara, North Wazirstan from Afghanistan.
The ISPR said that the Pakistan army effectively responded and repulsed the attack, killing and injuring scores of terrorists.
“The three Pakistan Army soldiers Lance Naik Ali, Lance Naik Nazeer and Sep Imdadullah were martyred while defending a cross-border attack by a group of 60-70 terrorists,” the ISPR stated.
“While Pakistan security forces are solidifying border security
through fencing and construction of forts to deny liberty of action to
the terrorists, Afghan Security Forces and the authorities need to have
more effective control in [the] border region to support Pakistan’s
efforts as well as deny use of Afghan soil against Pakistan,” the
The ISPR further asserted that Pakistan’s fencing efforts will continue despite all such impediments.