Protests turn violent over the arrest of uprising commander in Kabul
By Khaama Press - Sun Nov 25 2018, 3:13 pm
The protests turned over the arrest of a local uprising commander Alipur amid reports that the protesters have clashed with the police forces in Dasht Barchi of Kabul city.
The security officials have confirmed that one policeman has sustained injuries during the clashes with the protesters.
The officials are also saying that some of the protesters have also opened fire during the demonstration and some security posts were set on fire.
Commander Alipur was reportedly been arrested by the Afghan intelligence forces from the vicinity of the 13th police district of the city.
Eyewitnesses had earlier said that Commander Alipur was detained by the National Directorate of Security forces from Qala Qazi area of the city this morning.
Commander Alipur is also accused of harassing the passengers on highways in central parts of the country and leading irresponsible armed individuals.