Senior Officials from Foreign Ministry of Pakistan Meet Anas Haqqani in Kandahar

In the meeting, the Pakistani top-ranking officials have also spoken with the Taliban leader Mullah Hibatullah Akhundzada

Kabul – Local sources in Kandahar province have confirmed that the senior officials from the Foreign Ministry of Pakistan have met Anas Haqqani, a senior member of the Haqqani Network, and with some other Haqqani senior members in the province.

In the meeting, the Pakistani Foreign Ministry’s top-ranking officials have also spoken with the Taliban leader Mullah Hibatullah Akhundzada, sources told Hasht-e Subh.

However, the Taliban members have not yet confirmed this meeting.

Earlier, the Director of Pakistan’s Intelligence Service had also met with the Taliban senior members in Kandahar.

Last week, Pakistani media confirmed that a number of Pakistani officials had a secret trip to Afghanistan with Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commanders. But it is still not clear where in Afghanistan they have met and whom they have met.