Huge cache of explosives recovered from North Waziristan


PESHAWAR: The security forces have seized a huge cache of explosives buried in North Waziristan tribal region.

According to security officials, the explosives stashed in large drums were recovered during a search operation in Zawar Naray area.

On Wednesday night, Pakistan’s military announced a major new nationwide operation to deal with militancy in the country in the wake of a string of terrorist attacks.

The operation, called Radd-ul-Fasaad, which translates to ‘Elimination of Discord,’ has been launched to “eliminate the menace of terrorism”.

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