A key and senior Taliban commander was arrested in Faryab
Reporter: Mohammad Nabi Karimi
The Interior Ministry said in a newsletter on Sunday (January 05) that one of the key Taliban commanders in Faryab province was detained during operations in the country.
The man was detained when he was assigned to plan and organize terrorist attacks on the town of Maimana. Qari Nizamuddin, responsible for organizing and planning Taliban attacks in the province, was detained during an anti-terror police operation.
According to the news release, the detainee has confessed to having carried out several terrorist attacks in the province, particularly in the district of Grazivan.