Three senior Taliban commanders killed in Pak

Last Updated: Monday, March 15, 2010 - 15:18

Peshawar: Three senior Taliban commanders were killed on Monday by security forces in the restive Swat valley in northwest Pakistan, official sources said.
The commanders, identified only as Naseebullah, Jaja and Khalid, were killed during an operation in Khwazakhela area of Swat district, the sources said.

All three men were linked to the Qari Abdullah group.

They were also allegedly involved in a suicide attack in Mingora, the main city in Swat, two days ago that killed more than a dozen people.

PTI



First Published: Monday, March 15, 2010 - 15:18

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