An ISIS Jailbreak in Afghanistan
Is the Taliban secretly helping its jihadist rivals?
|Thomas Joscelyn||Aug 7, 2020||42||11|
On Sunday, an ISIS suicide bomber drove his explosive-laden vehicle into the front gate of the main prison in Jalalabad—the capital of Afghanistan’s eastern Nangarhar province. Shortly after the so-called “martyr” detonated the bomb, his jihadist comrades stormed the prison from multiple sides. Their siege was finally put to an end on Monday, after the …