Taliban’s caretaker cabinet is most ideal in past 50 years: Hekmatyar
Head of Hezb-e-Islami Gulbadin Hekmatyar said that the interim cabinet of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan is the most ideal one he has seen in the past five decades in Afghanistan as it does not include dual passport holders.
Afghan Voice Agency (AVA)_Though he himself is not part of the cabinet, he has praised the cabinet as it is free of seculars and what he called agents of other countries.
Gulbadin Hekmatyar said that the announcement of the interim cabinet was an urgent requirement since there was a complete political vacuum.
He also suggested the Taliban be cautious in reopening those embassies that were part of the 20 years’ war and killed over one million people in Afghanistan.
The Head of Afghanistan’s largest also accused the defense minister of the previous government Bismullah Muhammadi of stealing 17 helicopters and other military equipment.
He said that Muhammadi was appointed as defense minister before the US’s full withdrawal and he stole hundreds of Humvees, rangers, artilleries, and other military equipment to fight the Taliban.
On the cabinet, said that it includes those who have been in and and have fought NATO.
He said that the Taliban has said the cabinet to be flexible and added that they have to be given time.