PAF camp Badaber attack was planned, executed from Afghanistan: DG ISPR


PESHAWAR: On Friday, September 20, 2015 Provincial capital of north western province of Pakistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa KP witnessed yet another act of barbaric terrorism by the banned terrorist outfit Tehreek e Taliban Pakistan TTP. Pakistan Air Force Camp Badaber which is essentially a non operational base area in the outskirts of Peshawar city for the families of the Air Force Officials came under attack in the morning. 14 Armed Gunmen dressed up in black militia uniform thronged the gates and security barriers of PAF camp and managed to enter the camp. PAF security guards immediately thwarted the attack and surrounded the terrorist within 30 meters of the entrance gates. Army and Police Quick Response Forces QRF reached the spot within 10 minutes and killed all 14 terrorists. However one of the terrorists managed to reach the nearby mosque and sprayed bullets at the worshippers engaged in Fajr prayer, killing at least 16 with total death toll reaching to 29 including QRF commander captain Asfandyar and 3 PAF Airmen