The Taliban movement was appointed Minister of Defense of Afghanistan former concluded American prison on Guantanamo Island Abdul Kayuma Zakira, reports Mk.ru with reference to Alarby. Zakir stayed in Guantanamo from 2001 to 2007. In the hands of Americans, he found himself after their invasion of Afghanistan.
Before the liberation of Zakir, promised to remove from the leadership in the Taliban, but the promises did not restrain, and after some time he led the Taliban Group before he became commander-in-chief.
It is also considered that it was Zakir who led the tails of the Taliban in August of this year. When they entered Kabul and occupied the presidential palace. A friend of Zakira is the head of the Special Forces of Iranian Ksir Ismail Kaani.