The Taliban have claimed to have seized US greenback payments value over six million, gold bricks and cellphones from the home of former Afghanistan vice-president Amrullah Saleh, reported The Khaama Press Information Company on Monday.
A video shared by the publication reveals that the Taliban fighters current inside Saleh’s home are inspecting the cash and different valuables present in there.
After the siege of Kabul by the Taliban final month, Saleh had fled to Panjshir valley to ally with the Nationwide Resistance Pressure in opposition to the Taliban.
Nevertheless, after Panjshir fell final week, Saleh is rumoured to have fled to Tajikistan.
The seize of Panjshir was a major achievement for the Taliban, who had by no means been capable of maintain the valley, although the resistance has not conceded defeat.
Saleh ‘has not fled Afghanistan’
Final week, the ousted Afghan authorities’s ambassador to Tajikistan had mentioned Panjshiri chief Ahmad Shah Massoud and Amrullah Saleh had not fled Afghanistan and their resistance forces are nonetheless combating the Taliban.
Zahir Aghbar, envoy to Dushanbe beneath the federal government of ousted Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, advised a information convention in Tajikistan’s capital that he was in common contact with Saleh and that the resistance leaders had been out of normal communication for safety causes.
“I’m in fixed contact with Amrullah Saleh, who’s at present in Panjshir and operating the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan’s authorities,” he had mentioned.