Security forces conducted operations in the Khyber and Orakzai tribal regions killing at least 15 suspected militants and destroying three militant hideouts.

At least seven suspected militants were killed during a security forces operation conducted in Sipah Lakhkar area of Khyber tribal region.

Military jets bombarded several targets in Orakzai tribal region’s Mamozai area destroying three suspected hideouts.

Eight alleged militants were killed during the blitz.

Security sources said that search operations were conducted at Lundo Qamar, Arghanjo and Adamkhel areas of upper Orakzai Ageny.