Sun, Oct

Taliban leader joins peace process in Nangarhar province


A local leader of the Taliban group joined peace process in Nangarhar province in East of Afghanistan, local officials said.

The Taliban leader was actively involved in insurgency activities in the restive Achin and other districts of Nangarhar province.
The Nangarhar police commandment officials said the Taliban leader was originally hailing from Achin district and joined peace process by handing over a rocket launcher, a communication device, and some other type of explosives.