When a picture says a thousand words…the horror awaiting Afghanistan women…..

Afghans Tell of Executions, Forced 'Marriages' in Taliban-Held Areas - WSJ
Wall Street Journal

Afghans pouring into Kabul and those still in Taliban-held areas say they have witnessed unprovoked attacks on civilians and executions of captured soldiers. In addition, they say, Taliban commanders have demanded that communities turn over unmarried women to become “wives” for their fighters—a form of sexual violence, human-rights groups say. https://www.wsj.com/articles/afghans-tell-of-executions-forced-marriages-in-taliban-held-areas-11628780820

https://www.wionews.com/south-asia/forced-to-be-wives-of-the-taliban-afghan-women-face-sexual-violence-405212
Khatera, 33, an Afghan police woman who was blinded after a gunmen attack in Ghazni province, reacts after an interview in Kabul, Afghanistan October 12, 2020. Picture taken October 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
Khatera, 33, an Afghan police woman who was blinded after a gunmen attack in Ghazni province, reacts after an interview in Kabul, Afghanistan October 12, 2020. Picture taken October 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

Punished for speaking their mind, working with men, stoned for adultery and made to dress conservatively. This is not a description from a fictional account, but a harsh reality of what millions of girls and women have already started facing as the terrorist group Taliban take over majority of Afghanistan after the withdrawal of US troops from the nation. https://www.news18.com/news/world/stoning-for-adultery-execution-for-tight-clothes-talibans-medieval-gender-rules-for-afghan-women-4088909.html

Taliban treatment of women - Wikipedia
A Taliban terrorist beating a woman.
Afghan women, girls fear return to 'dark days' as Taliban enter Kabul

The Taliban’s rapid-fire advance through Afghanistan has left women and girls, a whole generation of whom have grown up with rights and freedoms, among the most vulnerable. Now they stand to lose those hard-won gains as the Taliban seize control of Kabul. https://www.france24.com/en/asia-pacific/20210814-afghan-women-girls-fear-return-to-dark-days-as-taliban-poised-to-take-kabul

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