Tribal Agency

Tribal Agency

In Pakistan, a political subdivision inhabited largely by nomadic tribes and administered by the central government.
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Zaman Mehsud, who was working as a journalist from tribal agency was killed in Tank district by unknown assailants.
PESHWAAR -- A tribal malik Malik Mohammad Younis was killed and two of his sons sustained injuries in a road-side bomb explosion in Bajaur tribal agency on Tuesday.
Earlier in the month, at least 22 militants were killed in air strikes by Pakistani warplanes in the North Waziristan tribal agency.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Pakistani fighter jets stormed the Taliban militants' strongholds in the Khyber Tribal Agency, which resulted in the killing of at least 12 fighters, informed military sources announced on Tuesday.
He said that the government has taken for setting of universitya[euro]s medical college and IT university in Fata besides a cadet college in each tribal agency.
Tehrik Taliban Pakistan deputy leader Mullah Faqir Mohammad said Saturday his organization supports Pakistani government steps taken after a NATO strike on a checkpoint in the Mohmand tribal agency two weeks ago killed more than two dozen Pakistani security personnel.
Some five others were also injured in the ambush, which is said to have occurred in the Bagan area of the Kurram tribal agency, the BBC reports.
The bullet-ridden bodies of the volunteers, who were kidnapped last week after attack on their checkpoint, were found in Mohmand tribal agency on Tuesday.
The buses were passing through the village of Char Khel in the Kurram tribal agency when a group of men, armed with assault rifles, opened fire on them on Saturday.
The air strikes targeted the Taliban positions in Teri and Kot Kallay areas of Orakzai tribal agency near the border with Afghanistan, security sources said.
A dozen Taliban fighters were killed in the ongoing military operation in Pakistan's South Waziristan tribal agency on Saturday.
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