Pakistani intelligence agencies believe al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden is dead
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Xinhua News Agency Reuters Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari said Saturday, although there is no conclusive evidence, but the Pakistan intelligence agencies believe that the “base”-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden is dead.
entrenched in Brazil’s northern Swat valley in Pakistan Taliban earlier said that if bin Laden is willing, they welcomed Osama bin Laden to visit Swat valley.
response to this argument, Zardari said in response, the United States believes Osama bin Laden can not be determined at this stage of life and death, and “our own intelligence agencies believe Osama bin Laden apparently no longer exists , he was dead. ”
However, Zardari admitted that Pakistan and the United States, did not grasp the exact death of Osama bin Laden evidence, “we are in between fact and fiction … … now did not find the pull Dan’s trail. ”
Swat valley 130 km from the capital Islamabad, Pakistan was a famous tourist destination. 2007 years ago, the Taliban gradually infiltrated and occupied the valley, and the establishment of the so-called courts and local government agencies to implement such as a ban playing music, man shaving ban, destroy girls’ schools and other radical measures.
security forces repeatedly with Taliban militants clashed in this region.
Pakistani security forces in the North West Frontier Province, 26 Taliban militants to launch assault, including a key commander killed, including dozens of armed men, requires local militants lay down their arms.
military statement said security forces earlier in the day “in the Dir district of North West Frontier Province and the request of the people” down the Dir district of suspected militants hiding place to attack, “the success of action . ”
Taliban claimed responsibility for the violation of the previous military operations with the government reached a peace agreement and threatened to retaliate.
Reuters and other media that the Pakistani government to show by this action against the Taliban’s determination.
Dir district of Lower Dir district and belongs to the Afghan border, Swat valley and at the North West Frontier Province with the Malakand region. Pakistan and the Taliban government in February this year to reach a peace agreement to implement in Malakand district Shariah.