Taliban’s deputy governor for Balkh held in Kabul
It claimed the detainee had confessed to his appointment as deputy governor for Balkh seven months ago by his senior Mullah Akhtar Mansoor.
Rustam directed and participated in insurgent activities in Albruz, Chamtal, Chahar Boluk districts, the NDS statement said.
The Taliban have not commented about the arrest of their key member.
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