TTP sources confirmed death of Hakimullah Mehsud

2013-11-02 00:21:24 | Al Muslim News
TTP sources confirmed death of Hakimullah Mehsud

 

A US drone strike killed Tehreek e Taliban Pakistan chief Hakimullah Mehsud near Miranshah, North Waziristan, security sources said. Taliban sources said Mehsud was killed in a drone attack along with his bodyguard, driver and uncle. Another Taliban commander said the funeral would be held on Saturday. 34 years old Hakimullah Mehsud died along with three others when a US drone fired two missiles at a vehicle in a compound of Dandey Darpakhel village near Miranshah. Hakimullah Mehsud was appointed as TTP chief after the death of Baitullah Mehsud in a drone strike in August 2009. Hakimullah Mehsud's death was reported also in 2010 but later rumors of his death defying..

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