My Life with the Taliban - Zaeef, Mullah Abdul Salam, and Strick van Linschoten, Alex (Editor), and Kuehn, Felix (Editor)

Abdul Zaeef describes growing up in poverty in rural Kandahar province, which he fled for Pakistan after the Russian invasion of 1979. Zaeef joined the jihad in 1983, was seriously wounded in several encounters and met many leading figures of the resistance, including the current Taliban head, Mullah Mohammad Omar. Disgusted by the lawlessness ...

My Life with the Taliban 2011, C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781849041522