Jalaluddin Haqqani, founder of the Haqqani network. Photo: TNS

Pompeo’s pending Pakistan visit may have prompted Taliban to report Haqqani’s death

The Taliban’s announcement that Haqqani had died after a long illness confirmed one of the worst-kept secrets of the Afghan war, raising speculation about why the insurgent group decided to go public now

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Jalaluddin Haqqani, founder of the Haqqani network. Photo: TNS
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