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Pakistan releases senior Taliban commander

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Pakistan on Saturday released its most senior Afghan Taliban detainee, Abdul Ghani Baradar, a senior official of the interior ministry told AFP.

"Yes Baradar has been released," Omar Hamid, a spokesman for interior ministry told AFP, without elaborating.

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