MOHMAND AGENCY - At least 26 Taliban miscreants were killed and 14 others got injured during a battle with security forces here at Ambar area.
The officials informed that these militants were killed when they attacked four checkposts of the security forces late Saturday night.
The officials conceded that seven security personnel were also sustained injuries.
On the other hand, Taliban militants claimed kidnapping of six personnel of the security forces during the clashes at Ambar.
They warned to kill the abducted personnel if their accomplices were not released.
Meanwhile, the dwellers of Speenkai Tangai have accused the security forces of demolishing their houses and plundering of their belongings.
Earlier, the administration of Mohmand Agency initiated action against the dwellers of Speenkai Tangai on the charges of sheltering militants.
A large number of houses were demolished and several tribesmen were apprehended in this respect.

This news was published in The Nation newspaper. Read complete newspaper of 11-May-2009 here.