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.
In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.
Rescuers found the pilot of one of the two Su-34 fighters that had collided in midair in the Far East on January 18