New York: The Taliban, which final dominated Afghanistan within the late Nineties, confined girls to their properties. The rebel group has, nonetheless, since speaking management of Afghanistan confused their strategy will probably be completely different this time.
The early indicators although appears not be encouraging as a Taliban spokesman has mentioned that girls ought to, at the least for now, as a result of a number of the militants haven’t but been skilled to not harm them.
Calling it a “temporary” coverage supposed to guard girls till the Taliban might guarantee their security, spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid known as it a “temporary” coverage supposed to guard girls till the Taliban might guarantee their security.
“We are worried our forces who are new and have not been yet trained very well may mistreat women,” The New York Instances quoted Mujahid as saying.
“We don’t want our forces, God forbid, to harm or harass women,” he added.
The Taliban spokesman additional mentioned that girls ought to keep house “until we have a new procedure”, including that “their salaries will paid in their homes”.
Mujahid’s assertion was in tune with the sooner remarks from Ahmadullah Waseq, the deputy of the Taliban’s cultural affairs committee, who instructed The New York Instances earlier this week that the Taliban had “no problem with working women” so long as they wore hijabs.
He, nonetheless, added “for now, we are asking them to stay home until the situation gets normal” whereas stressing “now it is a military situation”.