Wanted : The Taliban
The Taliban Savage attacks need to STOP!! By: Aaliyah Brown
The Taliban strikes
Stop the innocence killing , stop the public execution, stop the harmful and disgusting Taliban ways.
WHO ARE THE TALIBAN?
The Taliban threatens to destroy Pakistan, where they control areas in the north-west and have been blamed for a wave of suicide bombings and other attacks.Many observers now believe that future peace in Afghanistan can only come if the government in Kabul negotiates with the Taliban.
- Emerged in Afghanistan in 1994
- Mainly supported by ethnic Pashtuns
- Toppled after US-led invasion of Afghanistan in 2001
- Fugitive leader Mullah Omar wanted, whereabouts unknown
Was the Taliban really saviors or destroyers?
When she was only 12 years old, Ms. Aisha was promised in marriage to a Taliban fighter by her father, and when she was 14 she was sent to live with him. In addition to being abused and treated harshly, being “forced to sleep with the animals”, her husband and his brother attacked her and cut off her nose and ears as she was held down as punishment for having fled the home.
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The Taliban's promise - in Pushtu areas straddling Pakistan and Afghanistan - was to restore peace and security and enforce their own Islamic law, once in power. In both countries they introduced or supported Islamic punishments - such as public executions of convicted murderers and adulterers and amputations of those found guilty of theft.Men were required to grow beards and women had to wear the all-covering burka.
Public laughing, shouting or clapping at outside events.
New Year, Labor Day and wedding celebrations.
Women must not ;
Gain an education.
Leave home without permission of father or husband.
Walk outside without being accompanied by a male family member.
Wear make up.
Laugh in public.
Have their photograph taken.
Wear shoes with ' clicking ' heels.
Talk to males unless they are relatives, including in their own homes.
Ride in taxis.
Men must ;
Cut short their hair.
Grow long their beards.
Wear Islamic clothing.
Wear the Islamic turban or Islamic cap.
Not indulge in homosexual practices.