Ben Thomas, Sirajuddin Haqqani, $5 Million discussed on AP 24 Hour News


Cards. State police director Colonel Matthew Birmingham in a statement calls their actions an extraordinary level of misconduct, a criminal violation of the law. The FBI is investigating. Mexico's Supreme Court ruled today it is unconstitutional to punish abortion unanimously annulling provisions of the law in the state on the Texas border. Had made abortion a criminal act. Only four Mexican states now allow abortion in mode, Afghanistan's Taliban has announced an interim government that seems unlikely to win the international support the new leaders desperately need to avoid an economic meltdown. It's an all male interim government taking charge in Afghanistan, and it's stacked with veterans of their hardline rule from the 19 nineties in the 20 year battle against the US led coalition and its Afghan government allies. Among the most notable names Sirajuddin Haqqani as interior minister, he heads to fear to Connie Network that's blamed for many deadly attacks and kidnappings. And he's on the FBI's most wanted list with a $5 million bounty on his head. The Haqqani network is believed to still be holding at least one American hostage. I'm Ben Thomas. The Taliban have announced a caretaker cabinet that pays homage to the group's old guard. Afghanistan's interim prime minister is Mullah Hassan cocooned. He headed the Taliban government in Kabul During the last years of its rule. Abdul Ghani Baradar will be one of two deputies. He led talks with the United States and signed the deal that led to America's final withdrawal from Afghanistan. Sir Roger Dean Haqqani has been named interior minister. He's on the FBI's most wanted list with a $5 million bounty on his head. The interim government is all male and drawn mostly from Afghanistan's dominant Pashtun ethnic group. The move seems unlikely to win the international support Afghanistan needs to avoid an economic meltdown. I'm Ben Thomas. Thank.

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