NDS Busts Haqqani Leader in Kabul, 8 Arrested: Saleh
Amrullah Saleh, the first vice president, said in the Morning meeting on Saturday, that the NDS have arrested a leader of a Haqqani network along with seven others in Kabul.
According to him, this leader of the is known as Matiullah, who was arrested with the cooperation of the people.
added that Rahmatullah, one of the facilitators and suppliers of the magnetic mines in Kabul, has been detained.
The first vice president noted, hired a child for his subversive purposes for a daily payment of 200 afghanis and had repeatedly raped him.
On the other hand, the Ministry of Defense stated in a press release, that 28 Taliban were killed and eight others were wounded in clashes between Taliban fighters and security forces in .
Fawad Aman, the Deputy Spokesman for MoD, tweeted on Saturday, that the incident took place when Taliban fighters attacked Afghan security forces in the region, as a result of which the attacks were repelled and the Taliban suffered casualties.
Aman added that 27 planted by the group on public roads had also been discovered and defused.
Kandahar is one of the most in the country where the Taliban have a large presence.