Key TTP man among 3 killed in Swat
MINGORA: In an exchange of fire with the security forces late Saturday, an aide to Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Maulana Fazlullah, Ehsan Ali (alias Abu Jandal) along with his accomplice identified as Syed Ahmed (alias Mulla Fazal) was killed near Takhtaband area in Mingora City, The News reported Monday. Abu Jandal was wanted to LEAs in several cases of terrorism in Swat Valley and media reports have already showed him dead in 2007. In another search operation, forces eliminated a militant commander, Ibrahim (alias Zubair), when the latter attacked forces with hand grenade in Ganderi area. When forces fired at him, he blew himself up.