Suicide attack in Tirah Valley kills 5

KHYBER AGENCY: In a peace committee meeting in Tirah Valley of Khyber Agency on Wednesday, a suicide bomber blew him up and killed at least five people and wounding seven others, officials said.

According to the reports, the bombing took place in Pir Mela village of the restive Khyber tribal district.

After a suicide bomber blew himself up in an Aman (peace) committee meeting, at least five tribesmen were killed and seven others were wounded.

Reports claimed that local security officials also confirmed the bombing and casualties.

Soon after the incident, rescue teams shifted the injured and dead bodies to a nearby medical center while security forces cordoned off the area.