Amir Khan Muttaqi Meets Maulana Fazal-Ur-Rehman
Maulana Fazlur Rehman is a fundamentalist Pakistani Deobandi politician and the president of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam.
Afghan Voice Agency (AVA)_Taliban Foreign Ministry chief Amir Khan met Maulana -ur-Rehman, the current president of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI), in Islamabad, the Foreign Ministry said.
This meeting took place on Saturday, December 18th.
Taliban Foreign Ministry spokesman Abdul Qahar tweeted on Sunday that the two sides had emphasized unity and solidarity among Muslims. He added that the two sides called the conference a good opportunity for Afghanistan.
Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman is one of Pakistan’s religious scholars who, during the previous government, repeatedly supported and explosive attacks in Afghanistan and issued a on in the country.
Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman has had close ties to the Taliban in the past.