PAKISTAN:’ JETS & GROUND FORCES KILL 59 MILITANTS IN TIT FOR TAT REPRISALS ‘

#AceWorldNews – PAKISTAN:Dec.19 – Pakistani jets and ground forces killed 59 militants in a north-western tribal region near the Afghan border, AP reported, citing the army.

Three security personnel were wounded in the ensuing shoot out. Air-strikes and ground operations on Thursday and Friday were carried out in the Khyber agency – one of two main areas in the north west where the military has been trying to root out militants in recent months.

The offensive continued after Taliban fighters killed 148 people in a school massacre.

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