Taliban’s barbaric regime kicks in as woman brutally ‘set on fire’ for ‘bad cooking’

Taliban ‘hunting’ down Afghans who worked with Nato and US forces

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Najla Ayoubi, a former Afghan judge and head of coalition and global programmes at Every Woman Treaty, which campaigns to end violence against women, said she had been forced to “flee for my life” from the Taliban for continuing to speak out in support of women’s rights.

In an emotional interview with Sky News, she said she had been speaking to Afghan women and had heard examples of “bad behaviour and violence against women”.

The former judge claimed one woman had been “put on fire because she was accused of bad cooking for Taliban fighters”.

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She added: “They are forcing people to give them food and cook them food.

“Also there are so many young women are being in the past few weeks being shipped into neighbouring countries in coffins to be used as sex slaves.

“They also force families to marry their young daughters to Taliban fighters.

“I don’t see where is the promise that they think women should be going to work, when we are seeing all of these atrocities.”

A woman was ‘put on fire because she was accused of bad cooking for Taliban fighters’

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The lawyer also detailed her horrific life under the Taliban, describing it as a “nightmare”.

She said she had been in a “powerful position” before the group took power but just 24 hours later then became “nothing in the society”.

As a judge, her neighbour’s four-year-old boy had to accompany her to the nearest grocery shop, meaning the youngster had more value than her because she was a woman.

Earlier this week, the Taliban’s chilling crackdown following their takeover of Afghanistan was clearly evident, with women immediately feeling the full effect of the group’s powers.


Beauty salons throughout the war-torn country have already felt the full force of the Taliban.

A number of pictures showed the front of one outlet with images of women defaced using black spray paint in Shar-e-Naw in the capital of Kabul in Afghanistan.

Other images showed an armed Taliban fighter resting a large rifle on his shoulder as he walked past the same salon with the images of the defaced women in the background.