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Pakistani Warlord Maulvi Nazir


Pakistani Warlord Maulvi Nazir

  • Was a top militant commander in South Waziristan, Pakistan
  • Also known as Mullah Nazir
  • In 2007, signed peace accord with Pakistani government
  • Favored attacking U.S.-led forces in Afghanistan
  • Reported to have had a contentious relationship with Pakistani Taliban
  • Was wounded in a November suicide bombing
  • Was an elder in the Wazir tribe
  • In May 2011, hundreds of his followers protested against killing of Osama bin Laden
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