Monday, April 13, 2009

Seven hurt in shelling

By our correspondents

HANGU/SADDA: Three militants and four civilians were injured when security forces shelled militants’ hideouts through gunship choppers in the Hangu and Lower Kurram areas on Sunday. Sources said the security forces blocked the Tall-Parachinar road at the Toreghar area at about 1:00 pm and shelled the hideouts of the militants, injuring three of them. Four civilians were also injured in the attack. The shelling continued for 30 minutes over Tootkas, Bhutto Killay and Khapianga villages.




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