Hamid Karzai condemned assassination of Obaidullah Barakzai
Kabul- Afghanistan (PMG):
Report: Mortaza Haidari
Hamid Karzai former president of Afghanistan has condemned the assassination of Obaidullah Barakzai, Uruzgan Lawmaker who was killed in Kandahar PD 6 yesterday. Mr. Karzai has wrote on his twitter page: “Obaidullah Barakzai, a prominent lawmaker from Uruzgan, was assassinated by the enemies of Afghanistan. Obaidullah Barakzai was a patriot. I honor his endeavors for peace and valuable services for our country. My deepest condolences to his family and friends.”
Mr. Barakzai was killed yesterday around 3 pm by unknown gunmen in Kandahar city, it is worth to say that earlier, his son was also killed during Taliban attack on another lawmaker house in Kabul city around 3 years ago. No group has claimed responsibility for this incident and Taliban has rejected the responsibility by releasing a newsletter.