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Haqqani, Taliban Leaders Nabbed: ISAF

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KABUL – A Haqqani network leader was detained during an operation in the Sabari district of southeastern Khost province on Saturday, the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said. Blamed for obtaining improvised explosive devices and other weapons and distributing them to multiple militant commanders, the detainee allegedly led a number of fighters in attacks

Against Afghan and coalition forces. A Taliban leader with significant experience in constructing IEDs was arrested along with one other fighter in the Shah Wali Kot district of southern Kandahar province, a statement from the NATO-led force said. In neighbouring Helmand province, an Afghan and coalition force held several insurgents

During an operation in search of a senior Taliban leader in Nad Ali district. The detainee was allegedly plotting a campaign of sustained military attacks against Afghan and coalition forces. (PAN)

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