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Pakistani Taliban commander, 2 AlQaeda members killed.

KUNAR -- Mullah Shahpoor commander of Pakistani Taliban and 2 members of AlQaeda were killed in air bombardment of NATO forces, claimed afghan media reports.

According to reports, the Afghan and American troops attacked on hideouts of Mullah Shapoor and after a clash, the air forces bombardment the area.

Fazullah Wahidi governor of Kunar told BNA, Mullah Shahpoor Pakistani Taliban commander with 2 members of AlQaeda were killed. According to local officials of Kunar, the Pakistani Taliban commander was main agent for assassination of Malik Zareen a former jihadi commander. Malik Zareen was killed some days ago in a terrorist attack in Kunar. Governor of Kunar said assessments has been started for killing of civilians in the attack.

It is being said, at least 9 civilians including of women and children were martyred in the bombardment.
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Publication:Balochistan Times (Baluchistan Province, Pakistan)
Geographic Code:9AFGH
Date:Feb 15, 2013
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