Afghan peace leader assassinated in Peshawar

| Updated: May 30, 2017 18:05 IST

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 30 (ANI): Haji Salaam, former secretary to Hizb-e-Islami leader Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, was assassinated in Pakistan's Peshawar city on Tuesday. Haji Salaam was praying when a number of unknown gunmen opened fire at him, Tolonews quoted Hizb-e-Islami spokesman Nader Afghan as saying. Haji Salaam was praying when a number of unknown gunmen opened fire at him, Till now, no militant group, including, Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack. Further details are awaited. (ANI)
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