|Indian Author, Sushmita Banerjee Dragged from her home and killed by Taliban|
On Thursday, the Taliban in Afghanistan shot dead an Indian woman whose memoir about marrying a Afghan Muslim and life under the sharia rule was made into a Bollywood movie, officials said. …
… The Taliban dragged this Indian author from her home and shot her 15 times. The murder of Sushmita Banerjee was the latest in a string of attacks on prominent women in Afghanistan, ‘adding to fears women's rights in a country where many are barely allowed outside the house will recede even more after U.S.-led foreign forces fully withdraw in 2014….’Read full article
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