Pakistani military says it kills 32 militants in ambush

December 19, 2014 8:48 AM

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PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - The Pakistani army killed 32 militants in an ambush in a remote valley near the Afghan border, the military said on Friday, and 27 in other clashes, four days after a Taliban massacre of children at a school.

The ambush took place overnight in the northwestern Tirah valley in the Khyber agency, one of the main smuggling routes for arms and insurgents crossing between Afghanistan and Pakistan.

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