Taliban commanders arrested in Afghanistan
Kabul: Two Taliban commanders were captured by security forces in Afghanistan`s Baghlan province on Friday night, police said on Saturday.
"Acting upon intelligence report, our police launched an operation and captured two Taliban commanders named Mullah Ajab Gul and Mullah Ahsanullah from Khinjan district on Friday night," Xinhua quoted provincial police chief Aminullah Omarkhil as saying.
Both the militants, after receiving training in Pakistan, were on way to Kunduz province to conduct subversive activities, Omarkhil said.
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