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Taliban leader Mehsud dead: Pak

Last updated on: August 07, 2009 

Mehsud is dead, says Pakistan

Pakistan believes Taliban chief Baitullah Mehsud, who has a $5 million U.S. bounty on his head, was probably killed with his wife and bodyguards in a missile attack two days ago. According to intelligence officer in South Waziristan Mehsud's funeral had already taken place, while Pakistani media cited their own security sources saying Mehsud was dead.

Image: Mehsud is dead, says Pakistan
Video: ANI