Ghulam Sakhi Rogh Lewanay 2Ghulam Sakhi Roghlewanai, police chief of southern Zabul province confirmed the arrival of Arab nationals in Zabul.

He said “based on intelligence information about 500 families have arrived in Nawa district, 70 of these families are foreign Taliban, which include Arabs, Chechens, Pakistanis and Panjabis”

He added that some of these families have moved to Khak Afghan, Dai Chopan, Arghandab districts and surrounding areas.

He said” Regarding DAESH, we Afghans do not have fear from them. The situation of Afghanistan differs from that of Iraq, Syria and Egypt, we are fighting for the past 30 years”

Reports from southern Helmand province also indicated the show of a new armed group but these reports were rejected by the interior ministry of Afghanistan.

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