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Dawn - Eleven member jirga to hold talks with Mehsud Taliban

Zahir Shah Sherazi

Peshawar, 26 October 2014. A Mehsud tribal jirga, likely to be headed by the father-in-law of the slain Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud, will negotiate for peace talks between the Taliban’s Mehsud faction led by Khan Said ‘Sajna’ and the government, sources said. 144 more words


Pakistan: State Sponsor of Terrorism?

by Christine Williams:

“The civilian government there doesn’t control military policy, strategic policy… the army and the intelligence service do.” — Chris Alexander, Canada’s Minister of Citizenship and Immigration.

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"Mullah Radio" helping India weaken Pakistan

By Asif Haroon Raja

Maulana Fazlullah is son-in-law of Maulana Sufi Muhammad who had founded Tehrik-e-Nifaz-e-Shariat-e-Muhammadi (TNSM), which was banned by Pakistan government. He belongs to Babukarkhel clan of Yusafzai tribe of Swat district. 1,065 more words

Mullah Fazlullah is new chief of Pakistani Taliban

इस्लामाबाद। ‘मुल्ला रेडियो’ के नाम से कुख्यात और मानवाधिकार कार्यकर्ता मलाला यूसुफजई को मारने का हुक्म देने वाला मुल्ला फजलुल्ला आतंकी गुट पाकिस्तानी तालिबान का नया मुखिया होगा। कमांडर अस्मतुल्ला शाहीन के हवाले से पाकिस्तानी समाचार चैनलों ने कहा है कि फजलुल्ला को तहरीक-ए-तालिबान पाकिस्तान का नया प्रमुख चुना गया है। 7 more words

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TTP appoint interim leader: Spokesperson

MIRANSHAH: Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) have appointed an interim leader to head the group temporarily after the death of commander Hakimullah Mehsud in a US drone strike, a spokesperson told AFP Sunday. 244 more words

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PESHAWAR: A meeting of the Pakistani Taliban’s Shura (Council) on Saturday named Khan Said Sajna aka Khalid as the next chief of the banned Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan militant organisation a day after a US drone strike killed its former leader Hakimullah Mehsud in North Waziristan. 264 more words

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Possible Khan Said Sajna New Commander of TTP

Hakeemullah’s death is the third major setback suffered by the TTP in a short span of six months – beginning with the death of TTP’s No2 Waliur Rehman Mehsud in a drone attack in May 2013, followed by the September 2013 arrest of Latif Mehsud, who was made the deputy Ameer of the TTP only recently by Hakimullah while replacing Khan Said alias Sajna, a close adviser of Waliur Rehman. 101 more words

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