Taliban Arrests an Ex-Local Commander in Takhar

Qari Rahmatullah Frotan, an uprising local commander of the former government for Kishm district of Badakhshan province, has been taken into custody by the Taliban group, sources reported on Tuesday.

Two days ago, the Taliban group arrested this ex-local commander in Taleqan city, the center of Takhar, and took him to an unknown location, according to sources.

He is reportedly detained by the Taliban for joining the National Resistance Front (NRF).

Local Taliban members in Takhar have not commented on his detention.