Afghan Biographies

Jalili, Saif-Allah

Name Jalili, Saif-Allah
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Kabul Taliban Commander in Surobi Kabul Province Sarobi
History and Biodata

3. Biodata:
Saif-Allah Jalili said to Al-Jazeera: The French in Sorubi [in Kabul province] tried to send gifts to Taliban fighters and offered them a lot of money in return for not launching attacks targeting the French troops," Saif-Allah Jalili said. Jalili also scoffed at the West's move to arm local Afghan groups through the government to help fight the Taliban forces, claiming the weapons are being handed over to the militants. (20091130)

Last Modified 2011-04-17
Established 2009-12-02