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Mehsud Known as Pakistani Taliban's 'Fiery' Leader

Pakistani Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud, killed in a suspected U.S. drone strike Friday, earned a reputation for being "fiery," "aggressive" and "reckless." Thought to be responsible for thousands of deaths, Mehsud had a $5 million bounty placed on his head by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation. The young leader took charge of the Taliban in Pakistan in 2009 after a suspected U.S. drone strike killed his predecessor, Baitullah Mehsud. Hakimullah ...

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