Key member of Taliban supreme court killed in traffic accident

Jalaluddin Haqqani, the head of the chamber of public security of the Taliban-run Supreme Court, was killed in a traffic accident in Ghazni province on Saturday, Jan. 27, according to a statement by the court.

The statement added that Haqqani “had served” the Taliban for the past 20 years.

No further details about the incident were provided in the statement.