Kabul police spokesman Ferdaws Faramarz said, Maulavi Siddiqullah, a prominent Taliban commander, had been killed in a targeted operation by the Afghan security forces.

He added, the joint forces had launched an operation in the Surobi district of Kabul on Tuesday in response to recent Taliban attacks.

According to him, the Taliban commander was killed in the Jegdalak area of ​​Surobi district.

The Taliban have not yet commented on the matter.


  • Mohammad Haroon Alim holds a BBA degree from Kardan University. He works as a sub-editor for Khaama Press.