Security forces kill six terrorists during South Waziristan IBO

RAWALPINDI:Security forces killed six terrorists during an Intelligence Based Operation (IBO) in South Waziristan, according to a statement issued by ISPR on Wednesday.

According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPT), security forces conducted an IBO in general area Kot Azam, South Waziristan District, on reported presence of terrorists on 23 May 2023.

During the conduct of operation, intense fire exchange occurred between security forces and terrorists, resulting in killing of 6 x terrorists.

Weapons and ammunition were also recovered from the killed terrorists who remained actively involved in terrorist activities against security forces as well as extortion and targeted killing of innocent citizens.

Sanitization of the area is being carried out to eliminate any terrorists found in the area.

Locals of the area appreciated the operation and expressed their full support to eliminate the menace of terrorism.