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Topic - Ahsanullah Ahsan
The Taliban on Sunday threatened to attack Pakistani lawmakers and their families if they support allowing NATO to resume shipping supplies through the country to troops in neighboring Afghanistan.
They checked the identities of the Pakistanis and shot to death one of them, possibly because he was a minority Shiite Muslim, said the official, speaking on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to talk to the media.
"By killing foreigners, we wanted to give a message to the world to play their role in bringing an end to the drone attacks," Mr. Ahsan told The Associated Press by telephone from an undisclosed location.