Pakistani Forces Launch Ground Offensive in North Waziristan: Military (8)

Tasnim Iran 2014.06.30 16:44
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Pakistani security forces, backed by artillery and tanks, on Monday started ground offensive against the militants in North Waziristan tribal region after two weeks of airstrikes, the military said. "After the evacuation of all civil population, ground operation commenced in and around Miranshah, the headquarters of North Waziristan early morning today," army's spokesman Major General Asim Bajwa said.
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