Arrest of eight key Taliban members in Takhar
Reporter: Shakaib Zaheer
Security officials have arrested eight members of Taliban group in Takhar. The National Directorate of Security (NDS) has released a newsletter with the media: “National Security Special Forces have launched a special operation in Takhar province, targeting the Taliban group key members known as Qari ‘Esmatullah, Qari Nematullah, Rabi’ullah Ballah, Baki Sheikh Atiqullah, Seyyed Aziz, Seyed Muhammad, Qari Barkat, Shafiqullah, after these militants are identified they were arrested by Afghan NDS forces.
The National Directorate of Security’s (NDS) newsletter also states that these people are being arrested while the Taliban launched in the following day’s little-known tragedy in Takhar.