Afghan Taliban on Monday claimed that they’ve destroyed two Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters of the Afghan Air Drive, given to them by the USA, in a tactical assault on Kunduz Airport.
In a tweet, Taliban Spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid stated Afghan forces additionally suffered casualties on this assault.
He additionally shared drone footage of the assault, through which a burning helicopter could be seen from a distance.
وړمه ورځ چې د کندز په هوایي ډګر کې د دښمن بلیک هاک هلیکوپترې په تکتیکي برید کې له منځه یوړل شوې او بیا دښمن انکار ترې وکړ، دلته یې لنډه ویډیو کتلای شئ. pic.twitter.com/zxz4gFfDjA
— Zabihullah (..ذبـــــیح الله م ) (@Zabehulah_M33) July 12, 2021
In the meantime, the Afghan Taliban have additionally distanced themselves from what they known as pretend statements, movies, paperwork, threats and different letters which weren’t solely being shared on social media however even being bodily airdropped in some areas of the war-torn nation.
In an announcement, shared by spokesperson for the Taliban’s political workplace Mohammad Naeem right now, Zabihullah Mujahid, a spokesperson for the rebel group stated that every one such propaganda by the enemy is aimed toward controlling their worry and anxiousness, to distract frequent considering, and to cowl up their compounding failures.
“After the stooge enemy was uncovered and suffered humiliating defeats throughout the nation the place 1000’s of troopers defected and embraced the open arms of the Islamic Emirate, and practically 200 districts have been cleansed from their malicious presence, the enemy has now reached for propaganda, fabrications, and different futile techniques,” he stated.
He stated that pretend statements, paperwork, threats and different letters are lately being circulated on social media and even bodily airdropped into some areas that impose restrictions on locals, threatens them, specifies gender legal guidelines, regulates lives, beards, actions and even comprises baseless claims about marriage of daughters and different such points.
Equally, he stated, pretend movies and pictures of multi-year-old video scenes exhibiting actions of Da’ish militias are additionally handed on as latest actions dedicated by the Taliban.
“Spurious claims and propaganda is being conjured and handed over to media by the enemy about horrendous dealings by the Mujahideen of Islamic Emirate with locals within the lately liberated districts.”
Mujahid additionally dismissed studies claiming the retaking of Afghan districts from the Taliban by safety forces and inflicting tons of of casualties.
“The Islamic Emirate rejects all above materials and doesn’t permit anybody to transgress towards individuals wherever, or to impose legal guidelines and laws by themselves, or to circumscribe lives, and neither has there been any ill-treatment of men and women, neither is anybody allowed to take action,” he added.
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Taliban spokesperson requested the media shops, activists and basic public to not fall sufferer to “enemy’s propaganda”, including that every one publications will probably be distributed by means of the official and different channels by means of which Taliban have communicated over the previous twenty years.
“Any materials printed by any further and novel channels must be ignored,” he added.
The assertion comes after the Afghan safety forces on Thursday claimed that they’ve wrested again management of a western provincial capital stormed by the Taliban a day earlier.
It stated some preventing was persevering with on the fringes of Qala-e-Naw, capital of Badghis province, which borders the central Asian nation of Turkmenistan.
Insurgents had on Wednesday seized key authorities buildings within the metropolis together with police headquarters as a part of a dramatic Taliban advance unfolding as overseas forces withdraw from Afghanistan after a 20-year-long intervention.
On Friday, the group had stated that it had taken management of 85% of Afghanistan’s territory.
At a press convention in Moscow, Taliban negotiator Shahabuddin Delawar stated that “85 per cent of Afghanistan’s territory” is below the group’s management, together with some 250 of the nation’s 398 districts.
“All administrative our bodies and hospitals proceed their work on this territory. We ensured their performance,” he stated, calling on worldwide organisations “to not interrupt their missions.”
Delawar stated that the US withdrawal was a results of the Taliban bringing Afghanistan’s inhabitants over to its facet below the “precept of Islam”.
“The USA was compelled to depart our territory,” he stated.