AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: The Taliban insurgents allegedly shot dead three sisters in the Kharwar district of Logar province.
“Four women had gone to a hill in a village and three of them were captured by the militants while returning home,” provincial governor’s spokesman Salim Saleh told Khaama Press Sunday.
“Only one woman escaped the area,” he said, asserting that the area was controlling by the Taliban insurgents.
Local officials say the victims were to be between 18 and 20 years old.
The girls’ father asked the government to bring the culprits to the justice and give them capital punishment as a lesson to others.
Taliban, however, have not commented on the incident.
Earlier, a horrific video circulated online showing the execution of a woman by the Taliban militants in northern Jawzjan province.
The woman was reportedly executed in Khanqa village in Aqcha district with the footage showing the woman is forced to keen in a dessert before she is shot dead.
Execution is carried out by a Taliban militant who has covered his face with a scarf and shooting the women with an AK-47 rifle from behind.