The White House says Baitullah Mehsud, notorious Taliban leader, may have been killed in a missile attack
Lt Col Thorneloe is the first British commanding officer to be killed in action since Colonel 'H' Jones died in the Falklands
4,000 US Marines are taking part in a massive offensive in Helmand province, Afghanistan
4,000 newly deployed US Marines launch Operation Khanjar to flush out Taliban militants from Helmand River valley
The Pakistani Taliban leader was the target of America's controversial drone attack, which killed 45 at a funeral yesterday
As Obama meets the presidents of Pakistan and Afghanistan, a potential humanitarian calamity is unfolding
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