Taliban's most senior Uzbek commander Makhdoom Alam has been arrested in Mazar-e-Sharif Wednesday based on an order by Mullah Fazel, Taliban's deputy defense minister.
Following his arrest, hundreds of disgruntled people took to the streets of Faryab's Maimana city in protest. pic.twitter.com/aA9pw14Wq6
— Afghanistan Times (@AfghanistanTime) January 13, 2022
Taliban fighters of the Uzbek nation took control of Maymana district in Faryab province in protest against the arrest of their Uzbek leader Rumi Makhdoom Alam Rabbani and they disarmed all Pashtun Taliban. All Taliban flags were also removed in the Maymana. Taliban armed people. pic.twitter.com/Px0pDU7jcZ
— Frenkie Mark (@FrenkieMark) January 13, 2022