Taliban militants shot and killed a pregnant police officer in entrance of her kids and husband, the BBC reviews.
The lady, recognized as Banu Negar by native media shops, was killed in entrance of members of the family exterior of her household residence within the metropolis of Firozkah.
The Taliban denied any involvement in Negar’s loss of life and stated they’re investigating the incident, the BBC reported.
“We’re conscious of the incident and I’m confirming that the Taliban haven’t killed her, our investigation is ongoing,” spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid informed the outlet.
He blamed the homicide on “private enmity or one thing else,” including that the Taliban introduced it will grant amnesty to workers of the previous US-backed authorities.
The BBC cites three sources that confirmed that the Taliban beat and shot Negar. Kin supplied the outlet with graphic pictures that confirmed “blood spattered on a wall within the nook of a room and a physique, the face closely disfigured,” it reported.
Relations stated she labored on the native jail and was eight months pregnant.
Although the Taliban have promised a extra open and inclusive authorities than after they final dominated the nation greater than 20 years in the past, many stay skeptical.
On Saturday, Taliban fighters put an abrupt finish to an Afghan ladies’s march after their members started taking pictures gunfire into the air.
The march started peacefully within the Afghan capital Kabul as demonstrators first went to the nation’s Protection Ministry to pay homage to troopers who died combating the Taliban.
In August, Taliban fighters promised to respect “ladies’s rights,” regardless of their horrid monitor file of permitting ladies and ladies fundamental freedoms.
Taliban spokesman Mujahid informed reporters then that the insurgents would honor ladies’s rights, inside extremely restrictive Sharia regulation. The militants urged ladies to return to highschool and work, and one other Taliban spokesman granted a televised interview to a feminine journalist.