Dera Ghazi Khan (Punjab, Pakistan), Aug.28 (ANI): Pakistan security forces have reportedly arrested 12 foreign militants from the border between NWFP and Punjab on Friday.
The militants were arrested from the Tarmeen Check Post. According to a report in the Dawn, the arrested terrorists were coming from Quetta in a Toyota Hiace.
Out of 12 arrested terrorists, seven belong to Turkey, three to Sudan and one each from Iran and Russia.
According to security sources, the militants entered Pakistan from Iran and were headed for South Waziristan.
Compact discs, a computer, USB, Islamic literature and a dagger were also recovered from their possession.
Security forces believe the arrested militants belong to al-Qaeda. They have been shifted to undisclosed locations where they are being interrogated. (ANI)