QUETTA: Twelve militants killed in a combat with security forces in an attack on two air bases.
According to official reports, at least 12 militants, wearing suicide vests and armed with rocket-propelled grenades and automatic weapons were killed in an 11-hour gun battle near Khalid Aviation airbase and Samungli airbase in Quetta. These militants attacked air bases Thursday night.
IGP Balochistan Muhammad Amlish said that security had been on high alert and the attack. Eleven security personnel, including seven Pakistan Army soldiers, were wounded in the attack. This attack was was claimed by the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP).