The mountainous region lies outside direct government control and US drone strikes on militant commanders here are a key plank in the US strategy to defeat al-Qaeda and reverse insurgencies in Afghanistan.
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Pakistani Taliban leader caught: US
‘HELPFUL’ CAPTURE:Pakistan will welcome the US capture of the senior commander who can provide valuable information about both al-Qaeda and the Afghan Taliban
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