July 17 (Reuters) – Following are security developments in Pakistan at 0555 GMT on Sunday:
KALAYA – Pakistani helicopter gunships attacked positions of Taliban militants in the northwestern Orakzai region on Sunday, killing at least 15 militants and destroying their three hideouts, officials said. Eight militants were also wounded but there was no independent verification of the casualty toll.
(Compiled by Zeeshan Haider; Editing by Jeremy Laurence)
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