Reports say infamous Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Omar has been killed.
However, coalition security forces in the region have not confirmed the news reported by a Afghan TV station.
"Mullah Omar was killed on way from Quetta to North Waziristan, " TOLO television said on the air Monday morning May 23.
A Chinese news agency reported a security official in the Afghan government confirmed the death of Omar.
Mullah Mohammed Omar is described as the spiritual leader of the Afghan and Pakistan taliban movements. Omar was the de facto Head of State of Afghanistan from 1996-2001 when the Tabliban had power in Afghanistan.