Taliban Decapitate Two Boys In South of Afghanistan [Update]

Posted: June 10, 2013 in Features, Stories

By Mustafa Kazemi

Kandahar (Afghanistan) – Taliban beheaded two 10-years-old & 16-years-old boys in Zharay district of Kandahar province yesterday, Kandahar Media Office said.

According to a press release from the Kandahar governor’s spokesperson they were collecting eatables from the trash bin of a Police checkpoint in Zharay district when taken away by the Taliban insurgents.

Boys were residents of Nadey village in Zharay district and were collecting the junk food to feed their families, the press release said.

“The boys were taken away by the Taliban afterwards and beheaded in a horrific way” the Press Release from Kandahar spokesperson said.

Governor of Kandahar, Dr. Toryalay Wessa has commanded all the security forces in Kandahar to find those responsible for this action “with whatever casualties it takes to sacrifice, and at whatever price”.

“After hearing the news, Governor of Kandahar expressed his deepest regrets and offered his condolences to the families and the people of Zharay district”.

“This was an inhuman act and was against all Islamic” Governor has said.


  1. […] Kaksi Nadeyn kylässä asuvaa lasta, 10- ja 16-vuotiaat pojat, olivat keräämässä ruoantähteitä roskakorista perheilleen kun talibaanit ottivat heidät kiinni ja kuljettivat muualle. Pojat löytyivät myöhemmin päät irti leikattuina. […]

  2. […] boys were abducted after foraging for food in the trash can of a police checkpoint on Sunday, the governor’s statement said, according to Afghanistan-based journalist Mustafa […]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s