ISIS militant in charge of logistics supplies arrested in Jalalabad city
By Khaama Press - Tue Feb 13 2018, 10:42 am
A key ISIS group member, who was in charge of the logistics supplies for the terror group in eastern Nangarhar and Kunar provinces, was arrested during an operation of the Afghan intelligence operatives.
The Nangarhar governor’s office in a statement said the detained individual has been identified as Zabiullah and was arrested from the 8th police district of Jalalabad city.
The statement further added that Zabiullah was involved in providing logistics support to the terror group in Nangarhar and Kunar provinces.
According to the provincial government, Zabiullah was mainly operating between the two provinces and supporting the ISIS militants in Kunar province by arranging their logistics needs.
Zabiullah has confessed that he was mainly transferring arms and ammunition to the militants from Nangarhar to Kunar province.
He has told the intelligence operatives that he was involved in this work for the past one year and was using various routes to supply weapons to terror group’s fighters in Kunar.
In the meantime, the provincial government said another militant who was supplying arms and ammunition to the Taliban group from Laghman to Nangarhar province was also arrested by the security.
The detained individual has been identified as Obaidullah who was also famous as Jabir, the statement said.
The anti-government armed militant groups including the Taliban and the ISIS terrorist group have not commented regarding the reports so far.