Afghan supreme leader orders full implementation of Islamic law

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Afghanistan's Hibatullah Akhundzada orders strict implementation of Islamic law. This includes public executions, stonings and floggings, and the amputation of limbs for thieves. Taliban promised a softer version of the harsh rule that characterised their first stint in power, from 1996-2001.
19 days ago·Kabul, Afghanistan

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Afghan supreme leader orders full enforcement of Islamic law

Afghanistan's supreme leader has ordered judges to fully enforce aspects of Islamic law that include public executions, stonings and floggings, and the amputation of limbs for thieves, the Taliban's chief spokesman said. The Taliban promised a softer version of the harsh rule that characterised their first stint in power, from 1996-2001, but have gradually clamped down on rights and freedoms.

19 days ago·Mumbai, India
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Afghanistan: Taliban leader orders Sharia law punishments

Afghan judges are told to enforce Islamic law that may include public executions and stoning.

19 days ago·United Kingdom
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Afghan Supreme Leader Hibatullah Akhundzada Orders Full Enforcement of Islamic Law

Zabihullah Mujahid tweeted that the 'obligatory' command by Hibatullah Akhundzada came after the secretive leader met with a group of judges

19 days ago·India
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Afghan supreme leader orders full implementation of sharia law

Public executions and amputations some of the punishments for crimes including adultery and theft

19 days ago·London, United Kingdom
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Afghan supreme leader orders full enforcement of Islamic law

The Taliban had promised a softer version of the harsh rule that characterised their first stint in power, from 1996-2001

19 days ago·India
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‘My command is obligatory’: Afghan supreme leader imposes full sharia law

It comes as UN adopts resolution accusing Taliban of human rights violations

19 days ago·London, United Kingdom
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