mercoledì 20 ottobre 2021

Afghanistan
Taliban ‘interior minister’ Sirajuddin Haqqani lauds suicide bombers, hands out aid to kin

(Rezaul H Laskar, Hindustan Times)
The Taliban’s “interior minister”, Sirajuddin Haqqani, a UN-designated terrorist for whom the US has offered a $10-million bounty, has praised suicide bombers and pledged support for the families of fighters killed in suicide attacks. Haqqani, a top leader of the Haqqani Network that has strong links with the Pakistani military, distributed 10,000 Afghanis (about $110) and clothes to the families of suicide attackers and promised them a plot of land during a meeting held at Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul on Monday. (...)