Member of Taliban killed in Pakistan

Kabul, Jan 22, IRNA – Afghan sources have announced that Mullah Yaghoub, son of former leader of Taliban and member of Quetta Shura Mullah Mohammad Omar, has been killed in Peshawar, Pakistan.

According to sources, Mullah Yaghoub who came to Peshawar after resigning from Quetta Shura was injured and then killed by unknown armed people.

Meanwhile, some other sources announced that he was kidnapped first and then killed.

Taliban has not commented on this issue yet.

Earlier, Afghan media reported that a number of Taliban leaders in Pakistan have been arrested after their meeting with Pakistan army commanders.

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