RAWALPINDI- Twenty-three terrorists were killed in fresh air strikes by the security forces in the ongoing operation Zarb-e-Azb in North Waziristan Agency today.

According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), precise air strikes were conducted on terrorist hideouts in Bangidar area of Ghulam Khan in North Waziristan in which 23 terrorists were killed.

Operation Zarb-e-Azb was launched by the Army on June 15 following a militant attack on Karachi's international airport and failure of peace talks between the government and the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP).