Kandahar: Four individuals accused of theft have been amputated by Taliban in a packed soccer stadium in Kandahar.
In a put up on Twitter, Policy Advisor to Minister for Afghan Resettlement and Minister for Refugees within the UK, Shabnam Nasimi stated: “The Taliban have reportedly cut off the hands of 4 people in a football stadium in Kandahar today, accused of theft, in front of spectators.”
She additional stated that in Afghanistan, persons are being lashed, amputated and executed “without fair trial and due process”.
“This is a human rights violation,” she stated.
Not simply this, Taliban have been exercising serve Sharia law on individuals of Afghanistan with the regime publicly flogging 9 convicted of theft and “sodomy” in Kandahar’s Ahmad Shahi Stadium.
Little sidestep to Afghanistan. For those that thought Taliban can be extra “moderate” after their earlier guarantees.
Public performances of whipping are the order of the day. And individuals additionally fortunately sit in a stadium to observe it. pic.twitter.com/O0n8HdG0Ii
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According to a report by Tolo News, the Supreme Court of Afghanistan in an announcement stated 9 individuals have been punished on Tuesday in Ahmad Shahi Stadium in Kandahar on costs of theft and ‘sodomy’.
Local authorities and Kandahar residents have been in attendance through the lashing. The spokesman for the provincial governor, Haji Zaid, stated the convicts have been lashed for about 35-39 occasions every.
Taliban has been condemned globally for flogging and public execution of criminals following a decree by the hard-liners’ supreme chief.
Notably, UN specialists have expressed their anger over Taliban resuming public execution and flogging in Afghanistan and have referred to as on the de facto authorities to instantly cease all types of extreme, merciless and degrading types of punishments.
In an announcement issued just lately, they stated: “Since November 18, 2022, the de facto authorities have reportedly carried out floggings of over 100 individuals, both women and men, in several provinces including Takhar, Logar, Laghman, Parwan and Kabul. Each was given between 20 and 100 lashes for alleged crimes including theft, ‘illegitimate’ relationships or violating social behaviour codes. While the criminalisation of relationships outside of wedlock seems gender-neutral, in practice, punishment is overwhelmingly directed against women and girls. The flogging has been carried out in stadiums in the presence of officials and members of the public.”
Taliban, on December 7, 2022, publicly executed a person in Farah metropolis, Farah province which was reportedly the primary public execution because it seized energy in August 2021.
“Senior de facto officials, including the Deputy Prime Minister and Chief Justice, were in attendance. The application of these punishments began after the Supreme Leader on November 13, 2022 ordered the judiciary to implement Hudood (crimes against God) and Qisas (retribution in kind) punishments across the country,” the assertion added.