NDSThe National Directorate of Security (NDS) – Afghanistan’s intelligence agency has detained a key recruiter of the militant group of Daesh in Kabul, the agency announced on Thursday.

A statement issued by the NDS states that Abdul Fatah alias Mohammad had the responsibility to recruit fighters and introduce them to the armed groups of Daesh.

The statement adds that Abdul Fatah was arrested with of his colleagues, Sayed Mustafa S/O Mohammad Qasim, Noor-ul-Hadi S/O Noorullah, Mohammad Younus S/O Mohammad Murad, Noor-ul-Haq S/O Eidi Mohammad and Ghawsuddin alias Amir Sahib S/O Abdul Baqi.

The statement adds that Noor-ul-Haq and Ghousuddin were previously working for Taliban.

According to the statement Noor-ul-Haq was now working as the finance manager for Daesh in western Herat province.

Abdul Fatah has revealed in initial investigation that he had recruited these men through ‘facebook’and then had a face-to-face meeting with them and ultimately going to introduce them to Daesh in eastern Nangarhar province.

The National Directorate of Security urges nation to refrain from having contacts with strangers through social media such as ‘facebook’ in order not to become instruments of terrorists.

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