PESHAWAR: At least two Pakistan Army soldiers have embraced martyrdom in a terrorist attack in North Waziristan district of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the military’s media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Sunday.
According to the ISPR, the IED explosion in the Eesham area claimed the lives of Naib Subedar Javed Iqbal and Naik Hussain Ahmad.
After the attack, the security forces have cordoned off the area while a search operation is underway to chase the attackers.
Earlier, a squad of the Pakistan military came under attack from terrorists across the border in North Waziristan, in which a soldier embraced martyrdom.
The military condemned the use of Afghan soil against Pakistan and urged Kabul to take action which prevents such an incident from taking place again.
It added that the military was resolute in its resolve to protect the borders of the country.