Pakistan: Top Taliban leader quits

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June 29, 2011
Christian Science Monitor    
Posted in News, PND News

"A top Taliban commander says he is quitting the Pakistan Taliban because of a spate of suicide bombings. It ... could benefit both Pakistan and the US, say experts. The defection of a top Taliban militant commander in the troubled Kurrum tribal belt bordering Afghanistan is the first major sign of a split within the Pakistani Taliban. The split could benefit both Pakistan and the US, say analysts." (06/29/11)

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