Tuesday, October 27, 2009
Waziristan Offensive update
Eleven militants and two security personnel were reported dead in a gun battle following a militant attack at an army check point in Mohmand, South Waziristan. The army retaliated, striking at a suspected militant comound, resulting in the deaths of an additional 11 militants. The Inter services public relations notes that in the past 24 hours, 42 militants have been killed, in the military advance from Kotkai and surrounding villages to Touda China and Ganra Kach, near Sararogha which is reputed to be a Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) stronghold.