Arrest of a key Haqani network commander in Nangarhar
Reporter: Firdous Rasoli
The Ministry of the Interior (MoI) reportedly announced that Mullah Mirwais, a well-known head of Haqqani terrorist group was arrested in Nangarhar, eastern Afghanistan. The newsletter said this high-ranking Haqqani network was arrested during an operation of Afghan national police Special Forces, which was launched yesterday in Jalal-Abad City.
The interior ministry claims that Mullah Mirwais was responsible for the Haqqani Network’s 40-member group in Nangarhar, and has played a key role in designing and organizing several attacks in the eastern part of the country.