Pakistani Taliban announce month-long truce

Islamabad, March 1: The outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Saturday announced a month-long ceasefire.

The move is likely to resolve a deadlock in the peace talks with the government.

According to Dawn online, TTP spokesman Shahidullah Shahid has said that the umbrella organisation has directed all groups to honour the ceasefire.

IANS