The Associated Press reports the commander of the Pakistani Taliban said the group was planning a terrorist attack on the White House that would "amaze" the world:
"Soon we will launch an attack in Washington that will amaze everyone in the world," Mehsud told The Associated Press by phone.
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In his latest comments, Mehsud identified the White House as one of the targets in an interview with local Dewa Radio, a copy of which was obtained by the AP.
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Mehsud is the prime suspect behind the December 2007 killing of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.