Prominent Taliban Leader Arrested in Logar
The interior ministry of Afghanistan following a statement said a senior Taliban leader Mullah Abdullah was arrested from Pul-e-Alam city early Monday morning.
The statement further added that Mullah Abdullah was a key Taliban leader in Logar province and he was arrested during an operation by Afghan national police.
Interior ministry said Mullah Abdullah was involved in major terrorist attacks including roadside bombings in Pul-e-Alam city.
Mullah Abdullah was arrested in the operations were conducted by Afghan national army, Afghan national police and Afghan intelligence forces in Logar province of Afghanistan, interior ministry said, adding that Afghan security forces also confiscated various types of heavy and light weapons along with the explosives during the operations.