Mullah Omar decided to move when the US started building Forward Operating Base Lagman in 2004, just a few hundred metres from his hideout. File photo: AP

Taliban founder Mullah Omar, who had US$10 million bounty on his head, lived next to US bases for years, book claims

  • The account exposes an embarrassing failure of US intelligence
  • US put a US$10 million bounty on Mullah Omar’s head after the 9/11 attacks
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Mullah Omar decided to move when the US started building Forward Operating Base Lagman in 2004, just a few hundred metres from his hideout. File photo: AP
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