Taliban leader Mullah Habetullah’s brother was killed in Quetta
Reporter: Follad Ahangaran
The brother of Taliban leader, Mullah Habetullah, was killed Friday in Quetta, Pakistan, according to Reuters. Reuters has quoted two senior Taliban officials that Taliban leader brother died in a bomb blast at a mosque in Quetta. According to reports Hafiz Ahmadullah was the younger brother, Mullah Habetullah Akhundzadeh. The mosque is said to be located 25 kilometers from Quetta in central Baluchistan, where the Taliban leadership is based.
Three others were killed in the incident. So far no group or individual has claimed responsibility for the attack, and the Taliban have not yet commented on the incident.