Akbar Ansari, a private television operator, Rakhnavard, in the Afghan province of Balkh, was released by the Taliban intelligence agency in Mazar-i-Sharif after 53 days of arrest. This is reported by the newspaper “8 Sobh”.
Although Ansari did not want to comment on what happened to him during his arrest, local Taliban officials said that Akbar Ansari’s case had nothing to do with his work in the media.
It should be noted that after the fall of the previous government of Afghanistan, the Taliban (an organization whose activities are banned in the Russian Federation) under various pretexts detained, tortured and imprisoned journalists.
A few days ago, the local Taliban (an organization whose activities are banned in the Russian Federation) in the province of Faryab handed over to the prosecutor’s office materials about three journalists, including a woman….