KHYBER AGENCY- At least eight paramilitary soldiers were killed and three others injured as militants mounted an assault on a Frontier Corps check-post in Khyber Tribal region in the wee hours of today.

Official sources said that two vehicle were also destroyed in the attack that took place in Ghundi area of Jamrood Tehseel in Khyber Agency. The sources said that four militants were also killed when the forces

returned fire while three others were arrested. A vehicle of the FC forces was also destroyed in the attack.