2 soldiers, 2 militants killed in shootout between Pakistani troops and terrorists in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Updated: Jun 5 2023 2:45PM

Peshawar, Jun 5 (PTI) Two soldiers and two militants were killed during an exchange of fire in Pakistan's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, the Army said on Monday.

The exchange of fire that took place between Pakistani troops and terrorists in the North Waziristan district of the province also left two other militants injured, the Dawn newspaper quoted Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the army’s media affairs wing as saying.

The statement said weapons and ammunition were also recovered from the terrorists while “sanitisation” of the area was being carried out to eliminate any other terrorists found in the area.