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Pakistani Taliban Promise Future US Attacks After NY Bomb Scare

AP | NAHAL TOOSI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — The Pakistani Taliban promise future attacks on major U.S. cities and appear to claim responsibility for an attempted car bombing in...

New Mehsud Videos Show Pakistani Taliban Leader Alive (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Nicholas Sabloff and Doug Sarro | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Pakistan Taliban leader alive, videos seem to show. Two videos released this weekend appear to provide further evidence that Pakistani Taliban leader ...

Baitullah Mehsud Killed In US Strike, Pakistani Taliban Admit

AP | ISHTIAQ MAHSUD and KAY JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan — After weeks of denials, two Pakistani Taliban commanders acknowledged Tuesday that the group's top leader, Baitulla...

Pakistan Taliban Caught In Power Struggle After Leader Killed

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A major power struggle appears to have broken out between the diverse militant factions that make up the Taliban in Pakistan....

Baitullah Mehsud Is Dead, Says Captured Pakistani Taliban

AP | KAY JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — The Taliban claimed responsibility for two weekend suicide bombings in the northwestern Swat Valley, saying Monday the blasts were a...

Baitullah Mehsud Strike Approved By Obama

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Obama himself gave U.S. security operatives the green light to strike Baitullah Mehsud, according to CNN. The leader of Pakistan's Taliban...

Baitullah Mehsud's Death Raises Questions About Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan's Stability

Ahsan Butt | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ahsan Butt

For once, Asif Zardari can prove useful to Pakistan. He must remind Pakistanis that it was his wife that was killed by Baitullah in the midst of a vicious campaign of violence to destabilize Pakistan in the years of 2007 and 2008.

Pakistan: US Missile Kills 10

The New York Times | PIR ZUBAIR SHAH and SABRINA TAVERNISE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- An American missile hit the Mehsud tribal region of South Waziristan on Tuesday, claiming at least 10 lives in the same area wh...

Baitullah Mehsud Dead, Killed By CIA, Says Aide

AP | NAHAL TOOSI and ISHTIAQ MAHSUD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan's Taliban chief was killed by a CIA missile strike, a militant commander confirmed Friday – a severe blow to extremis...

Suspected US Missile Strike Kills 12 In Pakistan

Al Jazeera English | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

At least 12 people have been killed in a suspected US missile strike on a training camp run by Baitullah Mehsud, the Pakistani Taliban leader, in Sout...

Baitullah Mehsud, Taliban Leader, Targeted By Pakistan

DAWN.COM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD: The government announced on Sunday that a 'decisive offensive' will be launched against Baitullah Mehsud, chief of the banned Tehrik-i-Tali...