FARAKHABAR: Raziq’s Death Leaves Massive Void In The South
Brig. Gen. Abdul Raziq Achakzai, commonly known as Gen. Raziq, was gunned down in an attack on Thursday afternoon at the Kandahar governor’s compound.
At only 39, Raziq had made his mark across the country and was seen as a giant presence in the south. He was a fierce patriot and was committed to stamping out terrorism.
Born in 1979 in Kandahar province, he was raised in Spin Boldak district. Raziq had married twice and lived with his family in Kandahar city.
In this episode of Farakhabar, host Karim Amini discusses the topic with the following guests:
Mia Gul Wasiq, political analyst
Khalil Sarwari, university lecturer
Toofan Waziri, political activist