Killing of Hakimullah Mehsud
06 November, 2013
On November 02, 2013, TTP commander Hakimullah Mehsud was killed in US drone attack. The timming of this drone attack, when Pakistan's govenment was trying to give a final shape to the efforts of holding peace talks with Taliban, intensified the Pak-US relationship. Also the death of Hakeemullah Mehsud has started a new discussion in media circles after the statement of JI Chief Maulana Munawar Hassan in which he called Hakeemullah Mehsud a 'Martyr'.