Taliban Appoint Hardline Battlefield Commanders to Important Afghan Posts

A Taliban soldier walks on a street in Kabul, Afghanistan, September 17, 2021. WANA (West Asia News Agency) via REUTERS

Afghanistan’s Taliban rulers announced several senior appointments on Tuesday, naming two veteran battlefield commanders from the movement’s southern heartlands as deputies in important ministries.

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SOURCE: Reuters, Writing by Raju Gopalakrishnan and James Mackenzie Editing by Robert Birsel