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Spy service: Key Taliban assassins detained (Video)By Ataullah Khpelwak Feb 8, 2012 - 11:07
KABUL (PAN): Three key Taliban assassins accused of killing senior security and government officials, including Kunduz governor, have been arrested in the Jabalus Saraj district of central Parwan province, the spy service said on Tuesday.
The individuals were involved in the assassinations of Gen. Mohammad Daud Daud, the 303rd Pamir Zone Police commander, Brig. Gen. Shah Jahan Noori, police chief for northern Takhar province and Eng. Mohammad Omar, the governor of northern Kunduz province and lawmaker Abdul Mutalib Baik.
The National Directorate of Security spokesman, Lotfullah Mashal, identified the three as Qari Yaseen alias Hekmat, Qari Hassan alias Sabir and Qari Muhibullah.