July 24, 2007
SURE, HE DIED A COWARD...:
Senior Taliban militant kills himself during raid in Pakistan (Salman Masood, July 24, 2007, International Herald Tribune)
One of the most wanted Taliban militants in Pakistan killed himself when troops raided a hideout in Baluchistan Province, government officials said Tuesday. [...]
[Abdullah] Mehsud, who was 32 and was missing a leg, was known for his daredevil personality and bravado. He spent 25 months in American custody at the detention center in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, before being released in March 2004.
...but, at least he didn't dress up like a woman to try sneaking away. Posted by Orrin Judd at July 24, 2007 9:15 PM