Friday’s claim came in a message from the Taliban spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid.
Taliban detainees who are being monitored in Qatar before their release in exchange of US Sergeant’s release have been reported to have Haqqani people for visitors.
The latest string of attacks on Afghanistan leaves at least 17 killed with the deadliest attack in central Ghazni. Taliban spokesperson claimed responsibility for the attacks.
Bombing in Afghanistan, Taliban claims responsibility.
More than 1,800 suspected people have been arrested in the countrywide swoop since the Peshawar attack.
They say the men were all arrested in recent weeks near Afghanistan’s eastern border with Pakistan.
“I urge the Mujahideen to hit them hard, so that either they come to the right path or sent to hell,” he said.
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How do I explain to my children that school was not always a battleground?
Afghanistan army to investigate firing incident that killed at least 20 civilians and wounded scores.
The incident came two weeks after Taliban massacred 150 people, mostly children at an army-run school in Peshawar.
In the 13 years since US forces landed in Kabul post 9/11 to throw out Taliban out of power, some 2,200 US troops lost their lives in the war.
It ends with 2,224 American soldiers killed, according to an AP tally, out of a total of some 3,500 foreign troop deaths.
Saddam was also planner of killing of 11 security personnel and eight scouts in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa last year.
Peshawar school massacre has now shaken the whole country.