Pakistan Army check post attacked from Afghanistan, one soldier martyred and three terrorists killed

Pakistan Army check post attacked from Afghanistan, one soldier martyred and three terrorists killed

PESHAWAR - Yet another Pakistan Army check post has been attacked from the Afghanistan side resulting into martyrdom of One soldier.

One Pakistani Army soldier embraced martyrdom on Thursday when terrorists fired at the Pakistani border post in Mohmand Agency, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement.

Pakistani troops effectively responded to the cross-border attack and killed three terrorists during exchange of fire.

The martyred soldier was identified as 21-year-old Farman Ullah.

On April 15, at least two Frontier Corps (FC) personnel were martyred and 12 injured in a cross-border skirmish along the Pak-Afghan border late on Saturday night, said a statement by the ISPR.

Originating from Afghanistan’s Khost province, the attack targeted FC troops conducting routine surveillance near the Laka Teega check-post in Lower Kurram Agency.