Mir Ali- Security forces killed five militants and destroyed their five hideouts during ground offensive in various areas of Mir Ali, North Waziristan. Official sources said security forces targeted terrorist hideouts on the other side of Tochi River in the area, adding in the fresh action eight militants were killed and their five dens were flattened. Troops have started advancing towards Khushali and Hasokhel areas of Mir Ali and launched search operation.