Acting minister of information and culture and spokesperson of the Taliban Zabiullah Mujahid said that the spokesperson of the resistance forces in Panjshir province Fahim Dashti was not killed by their fighters.

Zabiullah Mujahid said that Dashti along with Commander Abdul Wodood were killed as a result of intra-resistance conflicts in Panjshir province.

Fahim Dashti, a prominent Afghan journalist and one of the strong critics of the previous Afghan government along with Abdul Wodood, the nephew of slain Ahmad Shah Masoud were killed in Panjshir province on Monday night.

As per Zabiullah Mujahid, the two were killed while mediating between General Jurat and commander Gul Haidar.

Mujahid said that Jurat wanted to surrender and join the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan who was then opposed by other commanders.

Co-leader of the resistance forces in Panjshir province, Ahmad Masoud in a voice clip on Monday said that he has lost his family member and spokesperson of the resistance.

Masoud added that the forces will have another spokesperson soon.

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  • Najibullah Lalzoy is a journalist and editor at Khaama Press. He has a BA degree in journalism.