Urdu Daily: Seven Key Commanders Of Haqqani Network Escape Afghan Prison

January 15, 2020

According to an Urdu-language daily, twenty-three prisoners, including Taliban fighters, have escaped from a jail in Gardez, the capital of Afghanistan's eastern Paktia province. Roznama Ummat said in a report that seven important commanders of the Haqqani Network, a unit of the Islamic Emirate of...

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