Pakistani Taliban chief Hakimullah Mehsud in Sararogha of the Pakistani tribal area of South Waziristan along the Afghanistan border
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Pakistan Taliban say chief Mehsud killed in drone strike

A senior Taliban leader has been killed in a drone attack in Pakistan, a high-ranking Taliban official has told the BBC.

The strike targeted a vehicle being used by Hakimullah Mehsud, and killed at least four other people.

Richard Galpin reports from Islamabad.

  • 01 Nov 2013
  • From the section Asia
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