Peshawar, March 9: Pakistani security forces gunned down six wanted terrorists during an intelligence-based operation in the country's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, the military's media wing has said. Pakistan at the Deep End of Economic Crisis, Says IMF.

The forces shot dead six militants in a shootout on Wednesday in the Datta Khel area of the tribal North Waziristan district bordering Afghanistan, the Inter-Services Public Relations said in a press release on Wednesday. Pakistan Is Under Law of Jungle, Says Imran Khan After Police Stop Lahore Rally.

Those killed were wanted by the forces for various terror attacks on law enforcers and the civilian population. Arms and ammunition were seized from the possession of the slain militants.