Pakistanis watch a TV news report about the new leader of the Taliban, Mullah Fazlullah, in Islamabad on Thursday. Photo: AP Pakistanis watch a TV news report about the new leader of the Taliban, Mullah Fazlullah, in Islamabad on Thursday. Photo: AP
Pakistanis watch a TV news report about the new leader of the Taliban, Mullah Fazlullah, in Islamabad on Thursday. Photo: AP

Pakistani Taliban choose new leader, dismiss peace talks

Hardline cleric Maulana Fazlullah chosen to succeed Hakimullah Mehsud as Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan leader

Pakistanis watch a TV news report about the new leader of the Taliban, Mullah Fazlullah, in Islamabad on Thursday. Photo: AP Pakistanis watch a TV news report about the new leader of the Taliban, Mullah Fazlullah, in Islamabad on Thursday. Photo: AP
Pakistanis watch a TV news report about the new leader of the Taliban, Mullah Fazlullah, in Islamabad on Thursday. Photo: AP
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