31 militants killed in Tirah airstrikes


At least 31 suspected militants have been killed and scores of others injured as jet fighters targeted militants hideouts in Koki Khel area of Tirah Valley on Saturday.

The statement said that airstrikes also destroyed four militant hideouts in the offensive.

Tirah is part of Pakistan’s restive Khyber tribal region where a number of air strikes have been launched against militant hideouts in recent months.