“The Pakistani Umat daily reported that three Taliban commanders were recently released from US-run Guantanamo Bay detention centre.
Umat daily said that Mullah Khair Khwa, Mullah Noorullah and Mullah Afzal Akhund have been released. The report says that the three released commanders have been taken to Qatar and will be returned to Afghanistan in the near future.
This comes as recently Taliban asked US to release all their prisoners from Guantanamo and take them to Qatar.
One American soldier will be released in exchange for the commanders, Umat Daily added.