Central & South Asia
Who is Mullah Brader?
A look at the man who managed the day-to-day business of Taliban's operations.
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2010 10:44 GMT

Mullah Abdul Ghani Brader, described as the senior Taliban military commander who managed the day-to-day operations of the group's leadership council, the Quetta Shura, has reportedly been captured in Pakistan.

Al Jazeera looks at who the man is.

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