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Asian Tribune is published by E-LANKA MEDIA(PVT)Ltd. Vol. 20 No. 78

Over 25 miscreants killed in Pakistan tribal belt

[b]Over 25 miscreants killed in Pakistan tribal belt [/b]

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Reporting from Islamabad

[b]Islamabad, 02 March, ([/b] Pakistani Security forces have killed between 25 to 30 miscreants during an operation on Wednesday in North Waiziristan Agency neighbouring Afghanistan.

Political agent Syed Zaheerul Islam said that Pakistan Army troops and security personnel conducting the operation near Pak-Afghan border whereas helicopters also being used in the operation.

The military action started after reports that miscreants had established a training camp in Danda Syedgai area. An arms depot was also seized during the operation.

The action came shortly after an attack by unknown gunmen at a military base on the eve of U.S. President George W. Bush visit to Pakistan.

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