Iranian national fighting along side Afghan Taliban arrested


An Iranian national who was fighting for the Taliban has been arrested in western Nimroz province of Afghanistan, the security officials said Friday.

A spokesman for the 215th Maiwand Corps in South of Afghanistan Maj. Raza said the Iranian national was arrested during the clashes with the security forces late on Thursday.

He said the detained militant has been identified as Habibullah who is also famous as Safari and is originally a resident of Zahidan in Iran.

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