Key Taliban Commander Arrested in Ghazni, Found With Police Ranger Vehicle

Local officials have reported the arrest of a Taliban commander with a police ranger vehicle in Ghazni province.

As a result of operation of 703 unit of NDS in Khwaja Khel area of Khogyani district in Ghazni province, a Taliban commander was arrested with a police ranger vehicle, Ghazni provincial press office said in a statement on Thursday.

The Taliban commander was arrested when he wanted to pack this police vehicle with explosive components for terrorist attacks.

According to the press office, one Taliban insurgent was killed and one other was wounded in the operation.

20 / June 2019