On its Twitter handle, the MoI wrote the foreigner had been arrested in the limits of the 15th Police District of capital Kabul.
In a video record, the detained person says: “My real name is Omaid and known as Ahmad Farid hailing from Tajikistan. I arrived in Afghanistan from Iran and staged Jihad against Islamic Emirate Mujahideen.”
MoI official in a video message said that security forces have detained an individual named Noor Shah Mohammad in connection with the illegal sale of weapons.
Noor Shah Mohammad said: “I was selling weapons; MoI officials arrested me from the Niazbaig locality with two pistols and a Kalashnikov.”