| GEO Pakistan|
| Baitullah Mehsud’s deputy survives murder attempt|
| Updated at: 2107 PST, Monday, February 09, 2009|
WANA: Naib Ameer to central chief of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Baitullah Mehsud has survived attempt on his life and one commander killed when their vehicle was detonated with remote control bomb in Makeen area in South Waziristan Agency late last night.
According to sources, some unknown accused targeted the vehicle of Naib Ameer TTP Maulana Noor Sayyed with remote control device while he was on his way back home after attending a meeting in Makeen. The vehicle smashed into pieces after the blast.