Military Operations or Intra-group Conflict; What Sparked the Clashes in Herat on Wednesday Night?
Several reliable sources informed Hasht-e-Subh that the conflicts between the Taliban factions were responsible for these clashes. The head of Taliban intelligence for Herat and the local commanders of this organization were involved in these confrontations, as reported by sources within the Taliban. A source who requested to remain anonymous stated that an operational group associated with the Taliban’s “033” directorate of general intelligence arrived in Herat on Wednesday night, April 16, and proceeded to Shaidayee without consulting the local Taliban leadership first. The