A suicide bomber blew himself up near Miranshah in North Waziristan, killing three innocent children, including three Pakistan Army soldiers.
A suicide bomber blew himself up near a Pakistani army vehicle in the Miranshah area of the North Waziristan tribal district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, killing three soldiers and three innocent children.
According to a statement issued by Pakistan Army Public Relations (ISPR), the martyrs include 33-year-old Lance Hawaldar Zubair Qadir of Pakpattan, 21-year-old soldier Uzair Asfar of Haripur and 22-year-old soldier Qasim of Multan. Maqsood and 3 innocent children Ahmed Hassan Omar (11 years), Ahsan Omar (8 years), Anam Omar (4 years).
After the incident, the armed forces cordoned off the area and launched a search operation to find the facilitators of the criminals. Intelligence agencies are investigating to find out about the suicide bomber and his facilitators.
It may be recalled that this is not the first incident of terrorism in Waziristan but these incidents of terrorism have become commonplace in the tribal districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in which Pakistani soldiers are being targeted.
Earlier, on April 26 last month, two soldiers were martyred in a firing incident by terrorists. According to a statement issued by the Pakistan Army Public Relations (ISPR), Security forces opened fire, prompting Pakistan Army to retaliate.