Tag: Professor Faizullah Jalal

A prominent Afghan university professor, arrested for criticising the Taliban on social media

A prominent Afghan university professor who openly criticised the Taliban’s hardline regime has been arrested in Kabul, a spokesman for the government said. Professor Faizullah Jalal has made several appearances on television talk shows since the previous US-backed government was ousted in August, blaming the Taliban for the worsening financial[Read More…]