| GEO Pakistan|
| Taliban claims kidnapping of 29 security men|
| Updated at: 1215 PST, Thursday, July 10, 2008|
HANGU: Local Taliban have kidnapped 29 security men from Hangu here on Thursday, the Talibanís spokesman confirmed.
Spokesman Maulvi Umer said 29 officials were kidnapped from Hangu after security forces had arrested seven Taliban on Wednesday.
According to Maulvi Umer, government made a mistake by calling army, adding government will now be responsible for law and order situation.