Three security men hurt in Bara ambush
[Dawn] Three coppers and four children were maimed in two separate incidents in Bara tehsil of Khyber Agency on Wednesday.
Officials said that a khasadar
...a rural policeman in Pakistain or India...
, Khan Akbar, and two personnel of Mehsud Scouts -- naib-subedar Ashraf and sepoy Asad -- were maimed when person or persons unknown attacked a convoy of security forces in Mohammedan Dhand area of Bara. The convoy was on its way to Levies centre in Shahkas when it was attacked.
In Sur Kas area of Bar Qambarkhel, four children were maimed when a mortar shell fell on the house of Askar Khan Malikdinkhel.
The injured children were shifted to Beautiful Downtown Peshawar
...capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province), administrative and economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Peshawar is situated near the eastern end of the Khyber Pass, convenient to the Pak-Afghan border. Peshawar has evolved into one of Pakistan's most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities, which means lots of gunfire.
...back at the cheese factory, there was only one thought in the mouse's mind:
I can do this! I can do this! Then the trap sprung...
security forces with the help of Shalobar Peace Committee tossed in the clink
Keep yer hands where we can see 'em, if yez please!
four suspected beturbanned goons during a raid in Nawgazee Baba area. The arrested men, who were accused of having contacts with a Bara-based beturbanned goon group, included Dr Moeen, the owner of a clinic in the area.
Security forces in Ghundi area of Jamrud arrested five suspects during a raid on a house on Wednesday morning. The arrested men included Mohammad Jan, Khuga Jan, Marjan Khan, Jerman Khan and Zar Mohammad.
Relatives of the arrested men claimed that they had no affiliations with any bad boy group and all of them had suffered in the recent terrorist attacks carried out in different parts of Jamrud.
They said that almost all of the arrested men had lost their family members in kabooms and suicide kabooms in Jamrud in the recent past.
In Bannu, two cellular phone shops were blown up by unidentified persons at a market on Dera Road on Wednesday.
Sources said that unidentified persons planted improvised bombs near the shops of Zubair and Karimullah in a market at Taji Kallay Bus Stand that went off one after another at 1am, destroying both the shops.
The shutters of the shops and cellular phone sets were destroyed, inflicting heavy losses on the owners.
Posted by: Fred