Pakistan: Different Pakistani Taliban channels have been claiming a cross-border attack on Pakistani military in North Waziristan, allegedly carried out on Wednesday, in which 32 Pakistani soldiers have been killed. ITCT could not immediately verify this claim.
Besides unofficial Taliban channels on Telegram, the claim has been made by Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan’s Hafiz Gul Bahadur group. According to the claim, the attack continued for three hours and also resulted in the deaths of five TTP militants.
The attack has not been officially confirmed by the Pakistani military.