The Taliban’s domestic power struggle in Kabul is growing to an unprecedented level with the Haqqani network leaders seemingly splitting the Kandahari southern leadership between the Taliban deputy prime minster Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar and Taliban defense minister Mullah Yaqub Mujahid. Go deeper: Haqqani leaders have brought the power struggle in the public sphere and have tried to embolden the Taliban’s founding leader son,

13 November 2021

Kabul: Sirajuddin Haqqani, the acting Afghan Taliban interior minister and commander of the Haqqani network, has managed to bring the Pakistani Taliban and their government to the negotiating table and mediated a one-month ceasefire between both the parties.
Go deeper: This was revealed by Pakistani Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry in a Twitter message. The Pakistani foreign ministry spokesman also confirmed

10 November 2021

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) says at least seven members of the Haqqani network have been killed and wounded by their own bomb blast in Khost Province. MoI in a press release said that the bomb went off when the insurgents attempted to planted beside the road in Liwankhel village of Sabri District on Friday. According to MoI, three of the Haqqani members were killed

4 April 2020