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ORAKZAI AGENCY – An explosion January 23 killed at least five suspected Taliban members and wounded three others in Jandri Kallay, Orakzai Agency, Pakistan, Dawn News reported.
The victims were making an improvised explosive device (IED), political authorities told media.
The use of IEDs recently has backfired on militants, causing analysts to suspect that their level of training and the quality of their IEDs are falling off.