Police Special Forces begin an operation to arrest gunmen’s loyal to Atta Mohammad Noor
Reporter: Morteza Haidari
Some sources in Balkh have announced that police special forces have begun operations to suppress and arrest individuals affiliated with Atta Mohammad Noor. So far, although official sources have not confirmed this issue, sources claim that the Police Special Forces were able to arrest at least more than 40 loyal gunmen to Mohammad Noor.
These reports are being published, in a time which was based on the decree of President Ghani, Abdul Raqib Mobarez was appointed as the new commander of Balkh, but as Mr. Mobarez arrived in Balkh, the armed men affiliated with Atta Mohammad Noor prevented him from entering the city. Additionally, Atta Muhammad Noor on his Facebook page stated that this is a plot and new scheme of presidential palace against Balkh, and his affiliates will resist until the end to prevent new government decree.