Biography of Abdul Raziq

General Abdul Raziq

S. Ghilzai
February 3, 2016

General Abdul Raziq is a the Chief of Police in Kandahar.

General Abdul Raziq was born in 1979 in Spin Boldak, part of Kandahar Province, near to the Durand Line. He is ethnically Pashtun, hailing from the Adozai subtribe of the Achakzai tribe. Raziq joined anti-Taliban forces in Kandahar under Gul Agha Sherzai and Fayda Mohammad. The group finally ousted Taliban from the area. Raziq now is the Chief of Police, garnering positive feedback for his mercilessness when it comes to fighting Taliban insurgents.

Tolo News Interview With General Abdul Raziq (in Pashto)

Related Links

More Afghan Biographies