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December 14, 2019
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TTP claims Badaber PAF camp attack

PESHAWAR: Spokesman of banned outfit Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has claimed the responsibility of attack on PAF camp in Badaber area of Peshawar.


Earlier, terrorists attacked the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) camp in the Badaber area, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said Friday, adding that at least eight attackers had been killed.

At least 25 people, including 10 soldiers, have so far been reported to have been injured as Pakistan Army commandos, and personnel of the Pakistan Air Force and Quick Reaction Force (QRF) carry out a clearance operation.

DG ISPR Major General Asim Bajwa tweeted that eight terrorists had been killed while the search for hidden terrorists was underway.

He said that 10 soldiers, including two army officers, were wounded in the exchange of fire with the militants at the Badaber base, 10 kilometres south of Peshawar, the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.