Afghan Taliban Sources Confirm Death Of Leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour

Senior Afghan Taliban sources  confirmed the death of their chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour in a US drone strike, adding that a council is underway to decide his successor. Mansour’s death was confirmed by two other senior figures, who said the group’s top leaders were gathering in southwest Pakistan to name their future chief.

Mawlawi Haibatullah Akhundzada, a deputy to Mullah Mansour, was selected as the new leader of the Taliban, and Sarajuddin Haqqani and Mullah Muhammad Yaqoub were chosen as his deputies, the movement’s leadership council said in the statement. Mullah Yaqoub is the son of the previous Taliban chief, Mullah Muhammad Omar, whose death was acknowledged in July 2015.

So let’s do:
1. Name the leader of Taliban chief, which has been diead recently ?

Source – The Hindu 


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