Taliban attempts to woo Afghanistan's Hazara community with new appointment

The National interviewed CIC's Said Sabir Ibrahmi about the Taliban's efforts to recruit from the Shiite Hazara community, which they have attacked in the past.

“The Taliban has never been an inclusive force; their leadership in Quetta and Peshawar and their political office in Doha are run by Sunni Pashtuns. They have had token Tajik commanders in the field, particularly in the north, but now they are trying to include some token Shia Hazaras in the mix,” Ibrahimi said.

Read the full article at The National here.

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Apr 28, 2020