Sharif Yusufi says Mujadidi

KABUL, Afghanistan | Anti-communist guerrilla who became Afghan president dies

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Sibghatullah Mujadidi, who was Afghanistan’s first president following the withdrawal of invading Soviet troops from Afghanistan and the collapse in 1992 of Kabul’s pro-communist government, has died. He was 93. His former spokesman Sharif Yusufi says Mujadidi died overnight Tuesday in the Afghan capital. During the 10-year invasion by the former … Continue reading KABUL, Afghanistan | Anti-communist guerrilla who became Afghan president dies