US criticizes Taliban for organizing public vices of people

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 US criticizes Taliban for organizing public vices of people

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U.S. Special Representative for Women, Girls and Human Rights in Afghanistan Rina Amiri slammed the Taliban for orchestrating public vices as punishment for “crimes against morality”.

According to Voice of America, such crimes include adultery and theft.

that they are sticking to the politics of the past,” Rina Amiri wrote on social media.

The reaction of the US representative came a day after the Taliban Supreme Court said that 11 men and three women were flogged “for various sins including adultery, robbery and other forms s corruption” right in the football stadium.

Prior to this, nineteen people, including nine women, were publicly flogged for adultery.

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