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US-Taliban talks: Who is Mullah Baradar?

Taliban cofounder turned political chief, Abdul Ghani Baradar has worked in the shadows his entire life.

The man leading the Taliban delegation in Qatar is Abdul Ghani Baradar.

He was the right-hand man of leader Mullah Omar and led many operations for the Taliban until he was captured in 2010.

Al Jazeera’s Charlotte Bellis reports on Baradar.