Six Pakistani Taliban detained in east
The insurgents were arrested at 5am in Zhey Sar area after they crossed the Durand Line and entered Afghanistan, Brig. Gen. Aminullah Amerkhel, the first zone border police commander, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
The detainees hailed from Swat district of Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Amerkhel said.
The Pakistanis had confessed during interrogation that they entered Afghanistan for waging jihad against foreign forces, the police commander said.
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