TTP media cell has been busy since the past few days. In addition to new promises to murder young girls, spokesman Shahidullah Shahid has also explained that TTP is receiving funding and sanctuary from the Afghan Taliban.
“The Afghan Taliban are our jihadi brothers,” said Shahidullah Shahid in an interview in Waziristan, the Taliban’s main tribal sanctuary in Pakistan along the Afghan border.
“In the beginning, we were helping them, but now they are strong enough and they don’t need our help, but they are now supporting us financially.”
That the idea of ‘Good Taliban’ and ‘Bad Taliban’ even exists is a testament to the effectiveness of media operations out of certain quarters who, despite being convinced of their own cunning, haven’t figured out that they’ve been had.
And so, while TTP militants are butchering innocents and giving life threats against defenceless school girls, we are served the same old reheated dishes.
All those still confused between genuine Afghan Taliban and CIA backed TTP must watch my English program on DIN News tonight at 8 PM.
— Zaid Hamid (@ZaidZamanHamid) September 22, 2013
Meanwhile, unable to think of how to defeat the real enemy, media gazis are shadow boxing….
17 top journalists of India were scared to face me or Hafiz Saeed in a live show. They kept asking for a recorded one. I said Only LIVE.
— Mubasher Lucman (@MubasherLucman) October 6, 2013
…and trying to start the war they want instead of fighting the war they have…
…which I’m sure Shahidullah Shahid appreciates since it makes his job so much easier.