3 Pakistani troops killed in cross-border Taliban attack  

July 12, 2014 6:52 AM

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3 Pakistani troops killed in cross-border Taliban attack  

KHAR: Militants killed at least three Pakistani soldiers in an attack early Saturday on a border post in the restive northwestern tribal belt, officials said.

Around two dozen militants armed with sophisticated weapons crossed from the Afghan province of Kunar to launch the pre-dawn ambush in Bajaur district, Pakistani officials said.

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