“The West won the world not by the superiority of its ideas or values or religion but rather by its superiority in applying organized violence. Westerners often forget this fact, non-Westerners never do.” – Samuel P. Huntington (author The Clash Of Civilisations)
More 24 terrorists have been killed during Security forces in operation Rahe Nijat. Two security forces personnel embraced shahadat and four were injured. After intense fighting complete Tor Ghundai feature has been secured in Jandola Sararogha Axis. Series of bunkers and caves have been neutralized. Terrorists have left the area after suffering heavy casualties. Reportedly, thirteen terrorists have been killed. Presently security forces are in the process of securing Shishamwam spurs and caves are being cleared in a systematic manner, whereas the forces have fully secured area of Mizo-Wam. On Shakai – Ladha Axis security forces are extending perimeter of security North of Sherwangi area. Gurgura Sar has been fully secured. Last night terrorists raided Boya Narai west of Sherwangi which was repulsed inflicting heavy casualties on to attackers. Eleven terrorists were killed and a number of them were injured. Security forces suffered one soldier shaheed and three injured. Forces have established pickets at road Torwam-Sherwangi and are patrolling the area. Security forces have also regained the control of Torwam Bridge which was closed by terrorists since 2007. This bridge is vital for link up between Torwam and Ladha. In Razmak security forces are consolidating their positions and have effectively blocked the roads leading from Makeen. One soldier embraced shahadat and one injured when terrorists fired 6 rockets at Razmak camp. On the other hand in Swat – Malakand – Operation Rah-e-Rast, search and clearance operations were conducted in general area Banpur Sar, in which important terrorist commander Iqbal alias Islam was killed and large quantity of ammunition, grenades and equipment were recovered. Security forces also apprehended nine suspects from different areas of Swat like Manglour, Madrassa Mazhar ul Uloom Green Chowk, Kokari, Dahro, Rangeela and Godhand. Two terrorists surrendered before security forces at Fiza Ghat and Nagga. Upon information of village Defence Committee Kabal, a number of 60 mm mortar bombs have been recovered from area east of Kabal.