SWABI, Pakistan -- At least five terrorists and two army soldiers were killed in Swabi District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Tuesday (March 7), media reported.
Troops acting on a tip conducted the operation in the Malikabad area, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.
The soldiers surrounded a militant compound and killed the five terrorists inside, added ISPR, according to Dawn.
At least one dead militant was a member of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), ISPR said.
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