Mon. Sep 26th, 2022
KABUL: a prominent Taliban cleric, Sheikh Rahimula Haqqanihe was killed in an attack in Kabul on Thursday, according to an intelligence official.
Abdul Rahman, head of intelligence for the district of the Afghan capital where the explosion occurred, confirmed the death.
Four Taliban sources told Reuters the attack took place at a religious seminary in the Afghan capital when a man who had previously lost a leg detonated explosives hidden in a plastic artificial leg. It was not immediately clear who was behind the blast and the sources said the Taliban were investigating.