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Wakil Ahmed Muttawakil.
Wakil Ahmed Muttawakil.

Wakil Ahmad Mutawakil was the foreign minister in the Taliban government of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan. Prior to this he served as spokesman and secretary to Mullah Mohammad Omar, leader of the Taliban. After the Northern Alliance accompanied by U.S. and British forces ousted the regime, Mutawakil surrendered in Kandahar to government troops. Image File history File links Unbalanced_scales. ... A minister for foreign affairs, or foreign minister, is a cabinet minister who helps form the governmental foreign policy of a sovereign nation. ... Flag flown by the Taliban. ... The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan was the name given the nation of Afghanistan by the Taliban during their rule, from 1996 to 2001. ... A spokesperson (person could be replaced with the gender of the person), or spokesmodel is a person who speaks on behalf of others, but is understood not to be necessarily part of the others (e. ... One of the only known photographs of Omar (date unknown) Mullah Mohammed Omar (ملا محمد عمر; born 1959) is the reclusive leader of the Taliban of Afghanistan and Afghanistans former de facto Head of State who has been in hiding since the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in 2002. ... The Northern Alliance (who prefer the title United Front) were a group of factions who had the common goal of toppling the Taliban regime that was formerly in power in Afghanistan. ... This article is about the country in North America. ... For the 2001 movie by Mohsen Makhmalbaf, see Kandahar (film). ...

Apparently Mutawakil did not have a lot to do in crimes committed by the Taliban. He is now in the present government under Hamid Karzai's administration and is seen as more of a moderate. Mutawakil is running for parliamentary elections in September 2005. Hamid Karzai (Pushtu: حامد کرزي, Persian: حامد کرزی) (born December 24, 1957) is the current and first democratically elected President of Afghanistan (since December 7, 2004). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

W.A Mutawakil's brother Maulvi Jalil Ahmed was for six years a Muslim cleric in the city of Quetta, Pakistan. He was killed during a shooting incident in Quetta in July 2005. [1] A Muslim (Arabic: مسلم, Turkish: Müslüman, Persian and Urdu: مسلمان) is an adherent of Islam. ... A cleric is: A member of the clergy of a religion, especially one that has trained or ordained priests, preachers, or other religious professionals; or A member of a character class in Dungeons & Dragons and similar fantasy role-playing games. ... Quetta (کویتہ) is the capital of the province Balochistan in Pakistan. ...

External links

  • BBC news profile
  • Confusion over 'freed' Taleban figure
  • Taleban minister's 'peace role' mystery
  • Wakil "Warned US of huge attack"



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