30 Afghan militants killed in their attempt to attack Pak Army

Afghan-militants-killed-attempt-to-attack-Pak-ArmyCHITRAL: Pakistani soldiers killed 30 Afghan militants who had crossed the border to attack the army, Pakistani military officials said on Monday.

More than 200 Afghans had crossed over into Pakistan border late Sunday night, according to media reports.One Pakistani soldier was killed and four were wounded in the latest frontier incident, which lasted close to an hour, the Pakistani officials said.There was no independent confirmation of the number of militants killed.

“The attack happened in the Barawal area of Upper Dir. Pakistani forces retaliated and the intruders slipped back,” said one of the officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity. – Onlinenews