Baradar versus Haqqani – power struggle in the Taliban government

There seems to be a huge crash in the new Taliban government. There is no trace of the Islamists’ unity, as it appears from the outside.

The Deputy Prime Minister Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar (53) has not appeared in public since last week. It is said that he traveled to Kandahar or – depending on your point of view – fled.