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The Taliban threat

Video by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2009-07-22

Since 2001, the tribal zone of Waziristan has become a sanctuary to the Taliban, whose mastermind Baitullah Mehsud is also the US and Pakistan's most wanted man in the region. Focus looks at the threat he and the Pakistani Taliban pose.

Date created : 2009-07-22

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