RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif paid a visit to the soldiers that are taking part in the ongoing operation in Khyber Agency, Aaj News reported.
According to the reports, the COAS evaluate the progress made so far in eliminating terrorists.
263 terrorists have been killed in the Tirah Valley of the Khyber Agency, said the ISPR.
Major General Asim Bajwa (DG) ISPR said that the terrorist days are now numbered as the army is progressing to hit the few targets left close to Afghan border. The area was filled with explosive devices (IEDs) which he said were mostly foreign –made.
DG ISPR said, “392 IEDs have been neutralized by the Special Engineers Unit. 35 soldiers embraced Shahadat since the start of the operation in Khyber,”