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Gunmen Kill Top Pakistani Taliban Commander

Pakistani officials say gunmen have killed a top Pakistani Taliban commander near the country's border with Afghanistan.Asmatullah Shaheen died in a shootout Monday while travelling in the Darga Mandi area of North Waziristan.Local officials have blamed rival militants for his death, but no one has claimed responsibility for the attack.Shaheen had served as interim chief of the Pakistani Taliban after a suspected U.S. drone strike killed former chief Hakimullah Mehsud last year. He was...

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