Tag Archives: Wana

FWO laborers kidnapped in Wana

Around six road laborers of the Frontier Works Organization (FWO) went missing on Tuesday, from the Inzar Cheena area of Shakai, in South Waziristan Agency. The Shakai area is inhabited by the

Mehsud tribesmen decry extortion of IDPs in Wana

Criticising the inhuman attitude of the Political Administration officials, Mehsud tribesmen Sunday decried over unnecessary collection of tax by Political Administration in Wana from each Mehsud entering Wana. Talking to INP, Khan

8 militants killed in Wana skirmish

At least eight alleged militants were killed and four arrested by security forces when militants attacked security forces during search operation in Wana, South Waziristan. Sources said security forces were conducting a

14 militants arrested near Wana

Officials on Tuesday claimed to have arrested 14 militants, including seven foreigners, during a search operation in Wocha Dana area of Wana, headquarters of South Waziristan Agency. The officials said the search

US drones kill 4 militants in Wana

PESHAWAR – At least four militants were killed and several others injured when a US drone targeted a house in Mandi Doog near Wana in South Waziristan Agency on Tuesday afternoon. As per details, a US drone fired several missiles at a compound. The house was allegedly being used by militants since long. The hit left the house flattened.
Soon after US attack, the militants cordoned off the site and did not let local tribesmen to help in rescue activities.
The officials in

Three soldiers killed in Wana army convoy attack

PESHAWAR: At least three security personnel were killed and another two injured when Taliban attacked their convoy near Wana, headquarters of South Waziristan Agency, on Tuesday.
Reports said the convoy of armed forces was on its way to Wana when one of the vehicles hit an improvised explosive device (IED) near Azam Qela. Three people in the vehicle were killed on the spot. It was the second attack on security forces in South Waziristan Agency in three days.
Three days ago,