PESHAWAR (Agencies) - Military airstrikes on Tuesday killed 30 suspected insurgents in the Khyber tribal region bordering Afghanistan, according to officials. Local official Ameerzada Khan said fighter jets and helicopter gunships pounded suspected insurgent hideouts in Nare Baba and Sheen Drand villages in Teerah Valley on Tuesday, killing 17 militants. Two intelligence officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, also confirmed the airstrikes but said 30 insurgents were killed. Taliban insurgents who fled South Waziristan and the Orakzai tribal regions after army offensives are believed to have established new bases in the Khyber region.