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Taliban ‘BEHEAD women’s youth volleyball participant’, report claims

Taliban ‘BEHEAD women’s youth volleyball participant and put up pictures of her head on social media’, report claims

  • Mahjabin Hakimi was a rising star of Kabul Municipality Volleyball Club
  • She was slaughtered final month, her coach instructed The Persian Independent
  • The lady’s demise is just now being revealed after her household had been threatened 
  • Coach mentioned he determined to talk out after pictures of her severed head emerged 
  • WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT 

By Ross Ibbetson For Mailonline

Published: | Updated:

The Taliban has beheaded a women’s youth volleyball participant and posted footage of her head on social media, in accordance with a report.

Mahjabin Hakimi, a rising star of Kabul Municipality Volleyball Club, was slaughtered by the jihadists earlier this month, her coach claimed in an interview with The Persian Independent.  

The lady’s demise is just now being reported as a result of the Islamist militants threatened her household to not inform anybody what had occurred.

After the sickening picture was seen on-line, the coach determined he ought to communicate out.

‘All the gamers of the volleyball group and the remainder of the ladies athletes are in a nasty state of affairs and in despair and concern,’ he mentioned.

‘Everyone has been pressured to flee and stay in unknown locations.’ 

Conflicting studies on social media mentioned that Mahjabin had been mysteriously killed every week earlier than the Taliban seized Kabul, with a demise certificates purportedly exhibiting the date of her demise as August.

Other claims mentioned that she had dedicated suicide.

A photograph purportedly of Mahjabin’s corpse confirmed an harm to her neck, however it’s inconceivable to say whether or not this has been attributable to a blade or a ligature. 

Mahjabin Hakimi, a rising star within the Kabul Municipality Volleyball Club, was mercilessly slaughtered by the jihadists earlier this month, her coach instructed The Persian Independent

Mahjabin was one in every of simply two women who performed for the group who didn’t handle to flee after the autumn of Kabul, her coach mentioned

An image circulating on social media purportedly exhibits the lady’s corpse. There is an harm to her neck though it’s inconceivable to say whether or not this has been attributable to a blade or a ligature

Mahjabin performed volleyball for the Kabul membership earlier than the Taliban seized energy from the US-backed authorities on the finish of August.

The coach mentioned that she was one in every of solely two women who had not managed to flee Afghanistan.  

Reports that she was beheaded have fuelled fears amongst different feminine athletes who’ve gone into hiding.

Under its strict interpretation of Sharia regulation, the Taliban doesn’t allow girls to play sport or permit them to take part in work or training. 

Those who defy the fear group’s edicts danger torture and demise. 

The Afghan women’s nationwide volleyball group has petitioned overseas organisations for assist to get them overseas however have thus far been unsuccessful.

Zahra Fayazi, a member of senior group who fled to the UK in August, beforehand described how a fellow participant had been murdered by the Taliban. 

‘Our gamers who had been residing within the provinces needed to go away and stay elsewhere,’ she instructed the BBC final month.

A Taliban fighter rides on a pick-up truck mounted with a machine gun in Kabul on October 3

‘They even burned their sports activities gear to save lots of themselves and their households. They did not need them to maintain something associated to sport. They are scared.

‘Many of our gamers who’re from provinces had been threatened many occasions by their kinfolk who’re Taliban and Taliban followers.

‘The Taliban requested our gamers’ households to not permit their women to do sport, in any other case they are going to be confronted with sudden violence.’ 

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