Top Taliban commander held in Karachi

Police claimed on Tuesday to have arrested key militant commander belonging to Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Karachi. Senior Police Superintendent (SSP) Crime Investigation Department (CID) told media that the CIA on a tip off raided a house in Kemari area of the metropolis and arrested Fazl Mehsood, a close aide of former TTP chief Baitullah Mehsood. Police said that Mehsood was involved in different terror activities , including attacks on Pakistani forces in northern areas of Pakistan.

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