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The group, also known as the TTP, is "closely allied with al Qaeda" and has pledged to carry out attacks on other parts of the world, including the United States, Brennan said.
"And we're continuing to pick up intelligence streams that indicate TTP is going to conduct other attacks in the United States."
In addition to providing sanctuary to top level Al-Qaeda leadership, TTP is also running several suicide training camps in South Waziristan.
The TTP is headed by Taliban warlord Baitullah Mehsud, based in the lawless South Waziristan tribal district bordering Afghanistan.
The leader of the TTP is based in South Waziristan agency (in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas – FATA).
Because these syndromes in adults, with or without renal failure or neurologic abnormalities, are commonly known as TTP, because Registry patients are almost all adults, and because patient descriptions focus on clinical presentations and levels of ADAMTS13 activity without testing for abnormalities of complement regulation, we describe patients in this report as having TTP.
But he also introduced refinements to "TTP" -- tactics, techniques, and procedures -- based on fresh feedback from combat troops in Iraq.
Chris Rankin said the militants were part of the Taliban and Pakistani insurgent groups such as the Tehrik-i-Taliban, known as the TTP, and the al-Qaeda-affiliated Lashkar-e-Taiba, which regularly cross the ill-defined border to wage attacks on American and Afghan troops.
As al Qaeda's Pakistan operations chief, one of the U.S. officials said, al Shahri's responsibilities included coordinating the activities of al Qaeda's depleted central leadership with Pakistan's principal network of Taliban militants, known as the TTP.
The attack must be seen in the context of the government's campaign against the TTP, which is an umbrella organization for terrorist groups and is loosely affiliated with al Qaeda.