Taliban tussle over Mullah Omar: Is a succession crisis brewing? (+video)

August 4, 2015 10:23 PM

20 0

Taliban tussle over Mullah Omar: Is a succession crisis brewing? (+video)

The head of the Taliban's office in Qatar says it was a mistake to have kept the death of spiritual leader Mullah Omar a secret for two years. Then he resigns.

The head of the Taliban's office in Qatar resigned Tuesday, issuing a statement that seemed to criticize the group’s new leader, a week after longtime leader Mullah Omar was confirmed dead.

Also read: Syrian government, rebel leader trade jabs on first day of new peace talks

Read more

To category page

Loading...