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Security Forces Neutralize Terrorists in North Waziristan Engagement

Waziristan: A significant military operation in North Waziristan resulted in the elimination of two terrorists following a fierce exchange of fire with Pakistani security forces. The operation took place on July 9, 2024, underscoring the ongoing efforts to secure the region from terrorist activities.

According to Inter Services Public Relations, the skirmish occurred when Pakistani troops, led by Captain Muhammad Osama bin Arshad, engaged a terrorist hideout. Captain Arshad, demonstrating exceptional bravery and leadership, was martyred during the operation. His actions and leadership were instrumental in the success of the mission, reflecting the high spirit and valor of the Pakistani military.

The area is currently undergoing a thorough sanitization operation to ensure no terrorist elements remain. These efforts are part of a broader strategy to eradicate terrorism from Pakistan, a mission for which the armed forces remain staunchly committed.