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Taliban leader’s son, friends detained in Baghlan

Taliban leader’s son, friends detained in Baghlan

Mar 13, 2018 - 20:01

KABUL (Pajhwok): Son of a shadow Taliban deputy governor for northern Baghlan province has been arrested along with two partners during an operation, the spy-network said on Tuesday.

The National Directorate of security (NDS) in a statement said that Tariq, son of Qari Bakhtiar, the Taliban’s deputy shadow governor and his two friends Obaidullah and Faisal were detained during a NDS raid in Pul-i-Khumri, Baghlan’s capital.

The detainees had confessed to their crimes and involvement in various destructive activities in Dand-i-Ghori district of the province.