Fri, Oct

A terrorist network in Herat collapsed and its members were arrested


A terrorist network was collapsed in the operation of the Special Forces of Police in Herat province and all its members were arrested.

This terrorist network was active in Pashtun Zarghun district of Herat. Mullah Mohammad Ayubi the leader of the network is among the detainees.

This terrorist network was involved in most of the assassinations that took place in the city of Herat and Pashtun Zarghun and Oba districts of Herat, said Farzad forutan in charge of the press and public information office of Herat security command.

Mollah Mohammad, the terrorist network leader, encouraged and supported the terrorists for Assassination of security forces and government officials, by placing and hiding them in his home.

Wakil Ahmad and Basir Ahmad, two local police officers who were martyred in Belandab village of Pashtun Zarghun district yesterday, the criminals spent the night at Mullah Ayubi's house, he added.

According to Mr. Forutan, the detainees have confessed to their crime.

In the other side, The Herat Security Command announces the detecting and neutralizing of five mines in Shindand district of Herat.

According to police officials, the insurgents wanted to target security forces and civilians.

Police detected and neutralized mines with the cooperation of ANA and NDS, said Herat police officials.