06 octombrie 2021

Afghanistan: Taliban thought former British soldier was 'like James Bond' and held him in 'Guantanamo Bay'-style jail


Ben Slater was arrested by the Taliban last month, when he was helping Afghans evacuate the country. He was flown out of the nation to Doha, Qatar on Tuesday.A former British soldier, who was arrested in Afghanistan last month, told Sky News that the Taliban thought he was a British spy and held him in a jail which resembled Guantanamo Bay. Ben Slater , who ran Nomad Concepts Group from Kabul, was detained by the Taliban while trying to help hundreds of Afghans leave the country.He was allowed [...]