Sunday, September 21, 2003
Meanwhile, in Afghanistan, the Taliban seems not to have gotten the memo that we beat them. Imagine that.
posted by lazarus |
Newsday.com - Taliban Commander Said to Hold Meeting: "KABUL, Afghanistan -- Taliban supreme commander Mullah Mohammed Omar has held a meeting with other Taliban leaders to reorganize their resurgent campaign against U.S. forces and the Afghan government, a purported spokesman for the group said Sunday.
The spokesman, who said his name was Sayed Hamid Agha, telephoned Associated Press reporters in Afghanistan and Pakistan and read out a statement.
'Over the last few days we established a shura (council) under the leadership of Mullah Omar,' Agha said. 'The shura appointed four committees -- military, political, cultural and economic to regulate all relevant matters.' "