Terrorism & Insurgency

Security forces kill local TTP commander in Pakistan's Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa

04 December 2018

A LOCAL Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander - identified as Hakim Khan - was killed by security forces during a counter-terrorism raid on a residence in the Daraban area of Dera Ismail Khan district in Pakistan's Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa province between 30 November and 1 December, ARY News and the Associated Press reported. Reports added that the security forces rescued six hostages, who had been kidnapped on unspecified earlier dates, and that four security forces personnel were wounded during the operation. The security forces seized an unspecified assault rifle, ammunition, and grenades after the clash.





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