Chaman: US releases Afghan citizen from Guantanamo Bay
According to details, the spokesman of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan Zabihullah Mujahid said in a tweet that the United States has released the Afghan citizen Asadullah Haroon from the notorious Guantanamo Bay prison and handed him over to the Islamic Emirate.
“As a result of the efforts of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan, today we are witnessing the release of Asadullah Haroon from Guantanamo Bay and his reunion with his family years later,” the spokesman said.
Zabihullah said that we would also like to thank our brother country Qatar for paving the way in this regard.
As a result of IEA’s efforts, today, we are witnessing the release of Assadullah Haroon from Guantanamo prison and his reunion with his family years later. We would also like to thank our brother country Qatar for paving the
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– Zabihullah (..ذبـــــيح الله م) (@ Zabehulah_M33) June 24, 2022
The spokesman said direct and positive talks with the United States had resulted in the release of one of the two detainees at Guantanamo Bay.
He tweeted that the IEA considers it its duty to release Afghans detained in other countries, and seeks to ensure that no Afghan remains oppressed in any country.
“We are in touch with a few countries where Afghans have been detained and efforts are underway for their early release,” Zabihullah said.