Agence France-PresseMarch 3, 2014 01:33
A bomb Monday killed at least two paramilitary troops and wounded six others in a restive Pakistani tribal region bordering Afghanistan, officials said.
The incident happened in Sadokhel area of Khyber tribal region where Taliban and Lashkar-e-Islam militant groups are active.
"An improvised explosive device planted along the roadside went off as two vehicles of paramilitary Frontier Corps (FC) passed by, killing two soldiers and wounding six others," senior local administration official Muhammad Tayyab Ali told AFP.
He said the blast destroyed one of the vehicles.