Source Pravda.Ru

Taliban Spiritual Leader Mullah Omar Hides In Kandahar

For security reasons, the Taliban spiritual leader, Mullah Mohammad Omar, has hidden in Kandahar, appointing Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Haqqani his deputy and handing over his powers to him. This was reported on Friday by the Indian mass media which referred to a statement a Taliban representative, Mullah Sayed Mohammad Haqqani, made in the Afghan town of Spin Buldak near the border with Pakistan. According to him, such a decision was made at a Thursday meeting of representatives of the Taliban leadership.