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Prominent Taliban leader shot dead by his own security guard in Laghman

15 May 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency

A prominent leader of

the Taliban group was shot dead by his own security guard in eastern Lagman

province of Afghanistan.

The 201st Silab Corps

announced Wednesday that Mawlavi Gul Mohammad alias Sheikh Sahib who was in

charge of inviting militants to Taliban ranks was shot dead by his own security

guard in Alisheng district.

According to a

statement released by 201st Silab Corps, Mawlavi Gul Mohammad was killed in

Ghaziabad area of the district on Tuesday.

The statement further

added that Mawlavi Gul Mohammad’s security guard handed himself over to

security forces after carrying out the assassination.

The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have

not commented regarding the killing of the group’s prominent leader in Laghman so

far.

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