Munir Mangal

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General Munir Mangal (left), the then-Afghan Minister of Security, speaks with American Gen. David Petraeus (center) in July 2010.

Munir Mohamad Mangal (1950 – May 2, 2020) was an Afghan general. His professional military career lasted more than 40 years. Mangal was in high-level military and government positions. He was the Commander of the Afghan National Police, before his retirement in 2016.[1]

Mangal was born in Samkanay District, Paktia Province, Afghanistan, in 1950.[1]

Mangal died from COVID-19 at his home in Kabul on May 2, 2020, at the age of 70.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Abed, Fahim (2020-05-06). "Munir Mangal, Afghan General and Police Commander, Dies at 70". New York Times. Archived from the original on 2020-05-06. Retrieved 2020-05-18.