| GEO Pakistan|
| 15 terrorists killed in MA: ISPR|
| Updated at: 1612 PST, Wednesday, July 15, 2009|
RAWALPINDI: The security forces continued Sunday the search and clearance operations during last 24 hours in Swat and Malakand.
According to a press release issued by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), security forces conducted search operation at Peochar and killed most wanted terrorist leader of Peochar Abu Laith.
A terrorist commander Ismail, resident of village Goal Sakhra voluntarily surrendered himself to security forces through local nazim.
Locals of village Sandoka near Thana apprehended 3 out of 5 terrorists and later handed them over to security forces.
Security forces conducted search operation at Reema and killed 3 terrorists.
Security forces apprehended a wanted terrorist Shah Naseer from Satala, Madyan areas of Swat.
Security forces conducted a search operation at Aghal area, Chuprial in Swat and recovered 7 machine guns with 2 magazines including ammunition, 4 rifles and a pistol; a terrorist was killed during the operation.
Security forces carried out search operation at Akhund Kalle near Kabbal and killed 8 terrorists including 2 foreigners. A soldier embraced shahadat and 3 soldiers including an officer were injured during exchange of fire.
Terrorists fire raided a security forces check post near Kohat tunnel with mortars and rockets in Darra Adam Khel, which was effectively responded. Security forces apprehended 11 terrorists including local commander Rafi ud Din and recovered 82 millimeter mortar, RPG-7 and a machine gun alongwith ammunition.
Exchange of fire took place between Laskhar and terrorists at Amber area of Mohmand Agency, resultantly 15 terrorists were killed.
The security forces continued relief activities, as 15, 0969 cash cards have been distributed amongst the IDPs of Malakand.
At least 677 vehicles carried 2296 families and 122 trucks moved to Malakand.
As many as 30 civil trucks were provided by security forces to civil fruit vendors for transportation of fruits from Khawazakhela.