- Afghan Taliban issue statement condemning the Lahore bombing
- A faction of Pakistan Taliban has claimed responsibility for Sunday's suicide bombing in Lahore
- The group has close ties with the Afghanistan Taliban, but is its own group
The story was first published January 20, 2016, and has been updated to include the latest developments.
(CNN)The Pakistan Taliban, a violent group also known as the TTP, claim a long list of violent and deadly assaults on civilians and the military in Pakistan's mostly ungoverned area along its Afghan border.