A news report on a mobile phone reporting the arrest of Afghan university professor professor Faizullah Jalal. Photo: AFP
A news report on a mobile phone reporting the arrest of Afghan university professor professor Faizullah Jalal. Photo: AFP
Afghanistan

Afghan university professor arrested by Taliban after criticising regime

  • Professor Faizullah Jalal was arrested by the Taliban on Saturday after repeatedly speaking out on television against the country’s new rulers
  • Government spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid tweeted that Jalal had made statements on social media in which he was ‘trying to instigate people against the system’

Topic |   Afghanistan
A news report on a mobile phone reporting the arrest of Afghan university professor professor Faizullah Jalal. Photo: AFP
A news report on a mobile phone reporting the arrest of Afghan university professor professor Faizullah Jalal. Photo: AFP
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