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Blast in Pakistan Kills Four Soldiers

Published: 03rd February 2015 02:11 PM  |   Last Updated: 03rd February 2015 02:11 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

PESHAWAR: At least four soldiers were killed today when a vehicle of the security forces was hit by a roadside improvised explosive device (IED) in Pakistan's restive northwestern tribal region.

The remote-controlled IED hit the vehicle, killing four troops in Urmagai area of central Kurram Agency bordering Afghanistan this morning, officials said.           

Soon after the attack, security forces cordoned off the area and started search operation. The explosion destroyed the vehicle.

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