PARACHINAR - At least seven militants were killed and more than a dozen others injured in clashes with security forces here on Thursday.

According to details, the security forces continued advancing in militants strongholds in different areas of Kurram Agency.  During forward movement of security forces in Jogi area, a clash broke out between militants and security forces. In cross firing at least seven militants were killed and more than one dozen others sustained injuries.

The security forces flushed the militants out of the area and took control of Jogi and its adjacent areas.