Acting defense minister visits Panjshir, urges locals to ignore ‘enemy propaganda’

Mawlawi Mohammad Yaqub Mujahid, Afghanistan’s acting Minister of Defense, met with Panjshir residents, tribal elders and security officials on Friday, during a visit to the province, and asked the people not to believe “enemy propaganda”.

Mujahid also listened to suggestions by the people and called on them to fully cooperate with local officials to establish order and security in the province.

Mujahid assured them that he would not allow anyone to disrupt security in the province.

At the same time, Mujahid issued instructions to security officials on providing security in the province.