An Afghan ruler warns of internal war

Dec. 27, 2001 at 5:25 PM

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Dec. 27 (UPI) -- An Afghan ruler warned Thursday that his country could plunge into an internal war if the Taliban movement is not fully disarmed. Gen. Ismail Khan also asserted that the Taliban's principal leaders were still in Kandahar. Khan, who is ruler of Herat in western Afghanistan, spoke to Lebanon's al-Mustaqbal newspaper.

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