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Militants swear allegiance to Mullah Akhtar Mansour, the new chief of Taliban

  • Aug 25, 2015 - Video footage shows Taliban militants swearing allegiance to Mullah Akhtar Mansour, the new chief of the militant group, in Helmand province of Afghanistan. According to media reports, the video shows a large number of militants gathered around the new leader at an undisclosed destination in Helmand province. A trusted deputy of Mullah Omar, Mullah Akhtar Mansour was named as the new leader of the Taliban in late July.

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