Wikileaks: British taxpayers’ money was used to fund Al Qaeda in Afghanistan
On April 26, 2011 · In Afghanistan, Al Qaeda, Terror Funding
British taxpayers’ money meant for destroying Afghanistan’s poppy crop was instead used to fund Al Qaeda.
The Daily Mail quoted documents leaks by Wikileaks as saying that over 300,000 pounds of British aid budget was paid to Afghan politician, Mullan Haji Rohullah, but he used it to support Al Qaeda while continuing to traffic in drugs himself.
Rohullah was later detained at Guantanamo Bay in 2002, but was subsequently released…