Pakistani Taliban willing to hold talks

February 05, 2013 - 4:59:42 am
ISLAMABAD: The outlawed Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) is willing to hold talks with the government and security forces, spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan said yearwesY.
But he said Pakistan Muslim League  Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif, Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazal-ur-Rehman and Jamaat-i-Islami chief Ameer Syed Munawar Hasan should be guarantors for the talks.
He said that to hold talks, the TTP wanted Maulvi Omar, TTP’s Swat leader Muslim Khan and others to be freed from police custody.