May 29, 2013

US drone strike kills TTP number two Waliur Rehman, six others

PESHAWAR: Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan’s deputy chief and commander of the Mehsud area, Waliur Rehman Mehsud, was killed in US drone strike on a compound in the Chashma area of Miramshah in the North Waziristan tribal region along with close aide Fahkr-i-Alam and five others, including Uzbek militants, official and intelligence sources told Dawn.com.

 Intelligence as well as tribal sources confirmed that.. Read more.

Dawn.com

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Taliban commander reported dead in U.S. drone strike in Pakistan (video) - The Washington Post
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