Two former Afghan Taliban commanders claim death of Mullah Akhtar Mansoor


ISLAMABAD: Chinese media claim that Ameer of Afghan Taliban Mullah Akhtar Mansoor has died due to intense injuries. But the spokesperson of Taliban has denied it. Two former Afghan Taliban commanders also have claimed the death of Mullah Akhtar Mansoor. However, Taliban spokesman Mullah Yousaf Ahmadi had denied the death of Mullah Akhtar. On the other hand, Afghanistan Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah said that they can confirm injuries to Mullah Akhtar Mansour, but could not his death. According to Chinese media he was injured due to the exchange of firing between two groups of Taliban. Afghan Taliban spokesperson rejecting the rumors saying that the purpose of such rumours is to create division and conflict among Taliban.