Rawalpindi:Security forces on Friday killed a high-profile terrorist in South Waziristan in an intelligence-based operation (IBO), said a statement from the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
Acting on intelligence regarding the presence of the wanted and sought after TTP commander Nooristan alias Hasan Baba in the Sharmangi area, security forces conducted a raid at the location.
During the exchange of fire, Baba was killed. He was an expert improvised explosive device (IED) maker and a trainer. The military’s media wing said he was involved in the martyrdom of more than 50 security personnel since 2007.