Dozens of drivers were kidnapped by the on the way of Dara-e-Soof Mazar-e Sharif
Reporter: Mehrullah Mehrdad
The Taliban has carried out dozens of drivers who were working for transportation in this way this morning, according to a newsletter published by the 209 Shaheen Corps. “The Taliban have kidnapped dozens of drivers on the way of Dara-e-Soof -Mazar-e-Sharif road since yesterday, and they have been able to take these men with their self-using temporary check posts,” he said in a statement.
Officials from the 209th Shaheen Corps have also added: “The Taliban have told the drivers to pay some money to them by stopping passenger cars, but while they refused to pay money for the insurgent group they kidnapped these drivers.” said Shaheen Corps.
The 209th Shaheen Corps also said that ethnic elders have already begun their efforts to rid the drivers from the Taliban hand.