U.S. says captures senior commander of Pakistani Taliban – Making 3 GWOT Suspects Taken Alive by Obama

With the abduction of an alleged al-Qaida leader in Libya last week, this latest capture makes three terror suspects captured alive (not killed by a drone or a Special Forces raid) since Obama took office.

U.S. says captures senior commander of Pakistani Taliban –  Reuters

(AP Photo/Ishtiaq Mahsud)
(AP Photo/Ishtiaq Mahsud)

U.S. forces in Afghanistan have captured senior Pakistani Taliban commander Latif Mehsud in a military operation and detained him under a law authorizing use of force against al Qaeda following the 2001 attacks, the Pentagon said on Friday.

 

http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/Reuters/worldNews/~3/OdzLqnwVtto/story01.htm

 

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