Two soldiers embraced martyrdom as terrorists bid to cross Pak-Afghan border thwarted: ISPR

The Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said that two soldiers of Frontier Corps were martyred last night when terrorists from inside Afghanistan attempted to cross the fence along Pak-Afghan Border in district Kurram.

According to details, the ISPR has revealed the news in a statement on Wednesday. The statement said that the troops initiated a prompt response and thwarted the attempted illegal crossing by engaging the terrorists.

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ISPR further stated that Lance Naik Asad, and Sepoy Asif embraced martyrdom during intense fire exchange. Pakistan strongly condemns the use of Afghan soil by terrorists for activities against Pakistan and expects that interim Afghan Government will not allow such activities against Pakistan, in future.

“Pak Army is determined to guard Pakistan’s frontiers against the menace of terrorism and such sacrifices of our brave soldiers further strengthen our resolve,” ISPR added.