Peshawar (July 17, 2017): The security forces has targeted the terrorists hideouts in Terah Valley, Rajgal, and pounds them with bombardment that killed eight terrorists.
Security sources told that security forces jet fighters hit terrorists hideouts in Rajgal under the Khybr-4 operation, which was announced by the army on Sunday in a press conference, and destroyed several terrorists’ shelters while eight terrorists were also killed during the operation.
Security sources said that the hideouts of the banned outfits were targeted during the operation.
On July 16, Director General (DG) Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor had announced the launch of Operation Khyber-4 under Radd-ul-Fasaad (RuF) to “wipe out terrorists” in the Rajgal Valley area of Khyber Agency.
“An operation to wipe out terrorists has been launched in Rajgal valley in Khyber Agency,” Maj Gen Ghafoor said.
Khyber 4 seeks to target terrorist hideouts in what the DG ISPR called “the most critical area in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata)”.
There is no timeline for the operation as yet, Ghafoor said in response to a question.
The army had informed Afghan forces ahead of the launch of the Khyber-4 operation in Rajgal, he said, which the Afghan army would be able to support on their side of the border if they wished.