MIRANSHAH: At least 17 security personals were killed and 18 injured on Saturday in a suicide attack on Esha check post in Miranshah which is the agency headquarters of North Waziristan.
According to official sources, the check post was completely damaged in this attack when the suicide attacker hit his car and explode it.
Injured persons were transferred to the hospital and the number of casualties could be increased as the officials said that the situation is being assessed.
They added that the explosion was followed by firing but till now it is impossible to say who was behind firing the shots.
No group claimed the responsibility for the attack so far and the security forces imposed curfew in the affected area.