Afghan reconciliation: UN lifts sanctions on Gulbuddin Hekmatyar -The Express Tribune

KABUL: The UN Security Council has lifted sanctions on former Afghan warlord and Hizb-e-Islami chief Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, previously branded ‘a global terrorist’ and accused of war crimes.

The move follows a peace deal between Hekmatyar’s Hizb-e-Islami and the Afghan government in September that granted him legal immunity from past offences, sparking… Read More on The Express Tribune