Afghanistan's Web Site Discussion Forum Homepage
Forum Home Forum HomeAfghanistan NewsAfghanistan News
  New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - Key Taliban leader assassinated by his own guards
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

No Contract, Unlimited Talk, Unlimited Text & 1 GB of LTE Data - Only $27.50/Month

This is a discussion forum powered by Afghanistan's Web Site. The purpose of this discussion forum is to engage people for the benefit of Afghanistan. Please register to make your voices heard. Silence will not make the world a better place!

Key Taliban leader assassinated by his own guards

 Post Reply Post Reply
Author
Message
MateenK View Drop Down
Admin Group
Admin Group


Joined: 31-Dec-2010
Location: USA
Status: Offline
Points: 1265
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote MateenK Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Topic: Key Taliban leader assassinated by his own guards
    Posted: 15-Aug-2017 at 2:46am

Key Taliban leader assassinated by his own guards

A key provincial leader of the Taliban insurgents was assassinated by his own guards in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

The provincial police commandment in a statement confirmed that the incident took place late on Thursday night in the vicinity of Khogyani district.

The statement further added that a total of five Taliban insurgents including their local leader was killed in the attack.

The slain Taliban leader has been identified as Fazal Subhan also famous as Kaka who was shot dead along with four of his companions in Khogyani district.

According to Nangarhar police, Subhan was a key leader of the Taliban group in Khogyani district and was the brother of Mawlavi Nik Mohammad, another senior leader of the Taliban group.

The anti-government armed militant groups including the Taliban insurgents have not commented regarding the report so far.

إangarhar is among the relatively calm provinces in eastern Afghanistan but the anti-government armed militant groups have recently increased their insurgency activities in some parts of the province during the recent years.

The killing of a top Taliban commander, apparently, in an insider attack, comes as an anti-ISIS as well as anti-Taliban operation is underway in Nangarhar to eliminate the presence of ISIS affiliates in this province.

The US forces based in Afghanistan are also providing support to the Afghan forces during the operations, mainly involving airstrikes.

http://www.khaama.com/key-taliban-leader-assassinated-by-his-own-guards-in-nangarhar-03356

Back to Top
Sponsored Links


Back to Top
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Forum Software by Web Wiz Forums® version 11.10
Copyright ©2001-2017 Web Wiz Ltd.

This page was generated in 0.094 seconds.

Homes for sale in Mission Viejo CA