Hibatullah Akhundzada. File photo: Afghan Islamic Press via AP Hibatullah Akhundzada. File photo: Afghan Islamic Press via AP
Hibatullah Akhundzada. File photo: Afghan Islamic Press via AP
Afghanistan

Afghanistan: Who is the Taliban’s reclusive supreme leader Hibatullah Akhundzada?

  • Hibatullah Akhundzada has shepherded the Taliban as its chief since 2016, but little is known of him
  • The group said he will soon make a public appearance, as various factions enter talks to set up a new government

Topic |   Afghanistan
Hibatullah Akhundzada. File photo: Afghan Islamic Press via AP Hibatullah Akhundzada. File photo: Afghan Islamic Press via AP
Hibatullah Akhundzada. File photo: Afghan Islamic Press via AP
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