Sources in the city of Mazar-e-Sharif say that a young woman was attacked and injured after she opposed the forced marriage of her 17-year-old daughter to a member of the Taliban.
According to the source, the husband of this woman attacked his wife with a knife and stabbed her all over her body 15 times. This event happened at 3 pm on Sunday (August 28, 2022) in Mazar-i-Sharif. The identity of this woman’s husband is Mohammad Dawoud.
The blows were inflicted on different parts of this woman’s body, including her head, neck, hands and back.
Confirming this incident, a Taliban security official told the media that the cause of this incident was family violence and the husband of this woman was arrested by the Taliban.
Afghan Women’s News Agency