PAKISTAN: ‘ Security forces kill local Al-Qaeda leader Lateef – Reports ‘

#AceNewsReport – PAKISTAN:Aug.03: Pakistani security forces killed a local al-Qaeda leader and detained his family members during a raid in Baluchistan province, local authorities told reporters Sunday.

An important Al-Qaeda commander, namely Umar Lateef, a Pakistani national, was killed in an encounter with local security agencies,” provincial minister Sarfraz Bugti said.

He added that Lateef “provided travel and logistical facilities to terrorists in both Baluchistan and south Punjab, as well as in Afghanistan.”


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