In yet another offensive launched by the Taliban, they shot down a woman police officer in Firozkoh, the capital city of central Ghor province in Afghanistan in front of her family.
According to a report by BBC, family members of the officer, identified as Banu Negar said that she was 6 months pregnant when the assault took place and left her face badly mutilated. As per another report by The Sun, the Taliban had killed her in front of her kids and husband during a door-to-door execution.
Gory images of the deceased policewoman were also circulated on social media where her body was seen lying on a blood-stained carpet. A pair of blood-stained screwdrivers was also seen on the carpet. The family said that the local Taliban had promised to investigate the incident.
Notably, this development comes a few days after dozens of women in Herat province held protests demanding rights and female representation in the government. On Saturday, the Taliban broke up a women’s protest in Kabul….