Pakistani Taliban Leader Splits One Day After Group Issues New Threats

A day after a new video surfaced from the Pakistani Taliban threatening fresh attacks on the U.S. and Europe, one of the group's leaders announced he was leaving the terror network and taking "hundreds" of fighters with him. Fazal Saeed Haqqani, reported leader of a faction of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) near the Afghan border, told two Western news outlets he was quitting because he disagreed with the TTP's use of suicide attacks against civilians. "I repeatedly told the leadership...Full Story
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