Top
    Close photo mode

    Taliban appoints Mullah Omar successor

    Mullah Akhtar Mansour, Mullah Omar's deputy, will replace him

    Baku. 30 July. REPORT.AZ/ 'Taliban' have appointed a successor to Mullah Omar, their leader who was reported dead by the Afghan government on Wednesday, Report informs referring to BBC.

    Mullah Akhtar Mansour, Mullah Omar's deputy, will replace him, sources close to the Taliban leadership said.

    Correspondents say the move is likely to divide the militants, and that many senior figures opposed the appointment.

    Pakistan says peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban have been postponed.

    If you find out orphographic mistake in the text, please select mistaken part of the text and press Ctrl + Enter.

    Last added

    At least one category must be selected

    All news


    Orphus sistemi