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Former Top Afghan Official Kidnapped in Pakistan, Officials Say

A visiting former Afghan governor was kidnapped Friday evening from a market in Islamabad, Pakistani officials say. Police and Afghan embassy sources in the capital told VOA that Sayed Fazlullah Waheedi, who until recently served as governor of eastern Kunar and western Herat provinces of Afghanistan, was visiting Islamabad with his family. Unknown men reportedly abducted Waheedi while he was on a shopping trip to the city's famous Jinnah Super Market. No other details were...

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