Waliur Rehman Mehsud claimed Baitullah Mehsud "deputed the organization™s affairs" to him two months ago. The statement challenges the appointment of Hakeemullah Mehsud as the successor to Baitullah. Waliur claimed he would appoint a new leader within five days.
The ANSF Order of Battle
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The Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan
A look at the Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan's top leaders.
The Quetta Shura
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