Pakistan Taliban chief Hakimullah Mehsud killed

Hakimullah Mehsud
Hakimullah Mehsud

Pakistan's security forces have been put on high alert following the US drone strike on Friday which is believed to have killed Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud.

A spokesman told the BBC all security measures were now being taken.

Pakistan media say Mehsud's funeral has taken place at an unknown location in the tribal area of North Waziristan.

Editor's Comment
Government’s efforts commendable!

Since the news broke, the government made sure to work hand in hand with the South African government to assist the families of the victims. The two countries came together to help the families identify the bodies of their loved ones through DNA testing. The government also announced that they would assist families with food for mourners before the funerals.Even though the deceased persons were mostly residents of Molepolole, the government...

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