4 Pakistani soldiers martyred near Afghan border, searching for the militants who had held an American-Canadian family

A military statement says the bomb went off Sunday on a mountainous route in the Kurram tribal region. It says the troops were taking part in a search operation for the militants who had held an American-Canadian family that was rescued last week.

4 Pakistani soldiers martyred, 3 other were injured near #Afghan border, searching for the militants who had held an American-Canadian family.

Pakistani security officials said three bombs went off in the attack, which was claimed by the Pakistani Taliban.