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Mangal escapes to Afghanistan, revives links with Afghan spies

Mangal escapes to Afghanistan, revives links with Afghan spies

PESHAWAR – In the wake of Zakhakhel Afridi tribesmen’s revolt, Lashkar-e-Islam chief Mangal Bagh has lost his influence in the inaccessible Tirah Valley of the Khyber Agency and has escaped to Afghanistan along with his loyalists.
Leader of another militant group, Ansar Ul Islam Haji Akhunzada told reporters on Sunday, “Mangal Bagh has shifted to Nazieyan Shinwari area of Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province. He is living with Amin Shah Shinwari.” Akhunzada said that Mangal Bagh was

Taliban shoot four ‘US spies’ dead

MIRANSHAH – Taliban militants shot dead four tribesmen, including one Afghan national, on Monday after accusing them of spying for the United States in two scattered places of North Waziristan, officials said. Three bullet-riddled bodies were dumped on a roadside in Datta Khel village, 35 kilometres (21 miles) west of Miranshah, the main town in North Waziristan tribal district, local administration official Wahab Khan said, adding that the body of another tribesman was found in Mir

Family claims missing GDA officer was abducted by spies

KARACHI – The family of missing Gwadar Development Authority (GDA) officer Arif Noor Baloch held a press conference at the Karachi Press Club on Tuesday.
Abid Noor – the younger brother of Arif – along with his mother, sisters and other family members, addressed the press conference. Showing concern over his forced disappearance, the family accused the intelligence agencies of picking up the government officer on October 31, 2010 from the Garden area, whose whereabouts remain

Taliban kill 4 ‘spies’ in NWA

PESHAWAR – Four bullet-riddled bodies of local tribesmen were found on the main Miranshah-Datta Khel Road in North Waziristan Agency with a letter accusing them of being ‘American spies’, tribal sources and officials said on Tuesday. They said the bodies with gun shots were dumped on the roadside and it was evident that they had been killed early in the morning.
An official in the political administration told Pakistan Today that “all the four killed were local tribesmen and had

Militants kill four ‘spies’ in North Waziristan

PESHAWAR – Militants shot dead four men for alleged spying and dumped their bodies near North Waziristan Agency on Saturday, police said. Police said they found four bullet-riddled bodies with notes from militants in their pockets outside Karak.
“We found bodies of four men, they had been killed by shooting and notes in their pockets said they were spying for Indian and Jewish intelligence agencies,” district police chief Sajid Mohmand told AFP. “We are trying to ascertain the

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