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Taliban Arrests Cameraman of a Local TV in Balkh Province

Kabul – Taliban Intelligence has arrested Akbar Ansari, a cameraman of Rahnaward local TV in Mazar-e-Sharif, the center of Balkh province.

According to Ansari’s relatives, he was arrested three days ago by the Taliban Intelligence, adding it is not yet clear where the Taliban have taken him.

This is not the first time that Taliban regime arrests media workers. They have repeatedly detained and tortured media activists, former security forces, and former government employees.

Meanwhile, a number of media activists in Balkh province have raised deep concern over the detention of journalists and media workers in the province, adding that the Taliban should adhere to the general amnesty.

Taliban have not yet commented on the detention of Akbar Ansari.

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Source: Hasht-e Subh Daily

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