Azam Khan Tariq was the fourth-highest ranking commander in the Pakistani Taliban.
The Pakistan Army has scored a major victory in North Waziristan.
Militants claim Khawery Mehsud was killed by a U.S. drone in Afghanistan.
Two other detainees, held in Afghanistan by U.S. forces, have also been repatriated to Pakistan.
Fleeing tribesmen say militants got haircuts and shaves to disguise themselves and were fans of imported brands.
Local security official says three militant compounds have also been destroyed.
A chronology of the military operations launched in the country’s northern areas after the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan.
Almost 100 have been killed since fighting erupted between militant factions in North Waziristan.
TTP chief Fazlullah vows to continue fighting until shariah law has been introduced across Pakistan.
At least five militants killed in ongoing feud between Khan Said Sajna and Hakimullah Mehsud factions.
Another two killed in separate attack at a bazaar in Miranshah.
Pamphlet distributed in North Waziristan states the ceasefire will continue until Aug. 12.
A total of 62 people have been killed in ongoing violence that erupted on Sunday.
Feud between rival factions of the TTP continues in fourth day of fighting.
Another 14 militants killed as clashes between feuding factions of the Pakistani Taliban persist.
Pakistani artists are placing giant posters of children in the country’s northern areas to generate ‘empathy’ among U.S. drone operators.
Fighting breaks out between factions of the Pakistani Taliban loyal to Hakimullah Mehsud and Khan Said Sajna.
Peace talks with the Taliban or a military operation targeting them are merely two of the many options available to Pakistan’s government.
Pakistan’s prime minister announces formation of 4-member committee to lead peace talks with the Taliban.
Officials claim over 25 militants killed, at least 15 wounded in ongoing airstrikes in tribal district.