Afghan Biographies

Mehsud, Hakeemuddin Hakimuddin

Name Mehsud, Hakeemuddin Hakimuddin
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Taliban Leader
History and Biodata

3. Biodata:
Hakeemuddin Mehsud was arrested from the Saeedabad/Karachi/Pakistan which is heavily populated by Pashtuns 20100227. He was a key militant commander, who was said to be close aide of the slain Pakistani Taliban chief Behtullah Mehsud.  This is the second major arrest of Taliban leaders from Karachi in the last one month after the government had announced the arrest of the second-in-command to Mullah Omar, Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar.

Last Modified 2011-04-24
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