The former Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS) Chief, Rahmatullah Nabil has called on the government to hang the Haqqani Network leader’s brother in custody if serious in fight against terrorism.
In a statement following a deadly attack in capital Kabul, Nabil said “If the government is serious and honest in fight against terrorism then Anisa Haqqa, the brother of Siraj Haqqani and several other terrorists who have been sentenced to death, should be immediately hanged and must be hanged tomorrow.”
At least 64 people were killed and 347 others were wounded after a group of militants launched coordinated suicide attack on the directorate of security for elites in capital Kabul on Tuesday.
The Afghan intelligence – national directorate of security (NDS) arrested Anis Haqqani along with another key Haqqani network leader late in 2014.
“Both Anis Haqani, the brother of Sirajudin Haqani and the son of Jalaludin Haqani famous on Abdullah and Hafiz Rashid, famous commander of this network in Khost province are arrested in a special operation of NDS on 14 October 2014,” according to NDS
NDS further added that Anis Haqani is one of the powerful members of Haqani Network who is arrested by National Directorate of Security (NDS). Anis was the deputy of his brother Sirajudin Haqani, the leader of Haqani Network and was playing key role in strategic decisions of this network.
“Anis Haqani has special skills in computer and was considered one of the master minds of this network in making propaganda through social networks.He was responsible for collecting and preparing funds from Arabic countries to carry out operations of this network,” NDS said.