Ehsanullah Ehsan (Taliban spokesman)

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Ehsanullah Ehsan is a spokesman for the Pakistani wing of the Taliban.[1][2]

In December 2011 Ehsanullah disputed that the Pakistani Taliban was negotiating a cease-fire with the Pakistani government.[3] He asserted that the individuals negotiating that cease-fire were doing so without the authorization of the Taliban's leadership.


  1. "Taliban admits Shabqadar attack". BBC News. 2011-05-03. ""It's the first revenge for the martyrdom of... Bin Laden. There will be more," Taliban spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan told the Reuters news agency by telephone from an undisclosed location." 
  2. "Suicide attack strikes Pakistani soldiers". Al Jazeera. 2011-12-24. Retrieved 2011-12-28. "A Pakistani Taliban spokesman, Ehsanullah Ehsan, claimed responsibility for the attack in a phone call to the Associated Press news agency. He said it was meant to avenge the death of commander Taj Gul in a US drone strike in October in the South Waziristan tribal area, a key sanctuary for the militants." 
  3. "Pakistani Taliban deny talks with government". Al Jazeera. 2011-12-11. Retrieved 2011-12-28. "`Talks by a handful of people with the government cannot be deemed as the Taliban talking,' Ehsan told The Associated Press by telephone from an undisclosed location."