53 Taliban prisoners including Security Forces freed in Uruzgan Province

Security officials have announced the release of 53 Taliban prisoners in southern Uruzgan province.

According to the Special Operations Corps, 53 prisoners were released last night by commandos from a Taliban prison in Khas Uruzgan district of Uruzgan province.
Defense Minister Asadullah Khalid said at a news conference that these prisoners were in the Taliban custody for 2 to 10 years. These released prisoners include security forces and civilians.

27 / April 2019