Taliban pulled off agent’s fingernails in heinous torture amid hunt for counterterrorism operatives
Elite Taliban death squads have reportedly hunted down and mercilessly murdered at least four Afghan counterterrorism operatives since August 22. At least one victim was tortured and had all of his fingernails pulled out before being shot.
The victims were members of British and American-trained units 011 and 041 which were tasked with locating and interrogating the Taliban and were based at the headquarters of the Afghan Intelligence Service and the National Security Directorate (NDS) , The temperature reported.
The younger brother of one of the victims said the attackers forced their way into their home outside Kabul in late August.
“They came to our house and told us to follow them while they carried out investigations,” he said. “My brother was shot three times in the head and once in the chest and I was shot twice in the shoulder and left arm. I don’t know how I survived.”
The man added that the Taliban were posing as British Embassy officials to hunt down people and wipe them out.
Another witness, a senior official working at NDS headquarters, told media that the group confiscated laptops and documents from the headquarters after the fall of Kabul on August 15.
The newly installed Taliban regime campaigned for reforms and a more benevolent approach to Islamic law enforcement despite their forces’ history of brutal executions and torture when they ruled Afghanistan in the 1990s.
As reports of more Taliban deaths and assaults continue to grab international headlines, local women now face a new era of brutal oppression under the extremist interim regime.
Members of the group were also accused of killing a pregnant police officer in front of her own family on September 4, Business intern Noted.
Taliban fighters have also whipped and assaulted Afghan women protesters slamming the all-male interim government in recent days and have so far claimed the lives of at least four people denouncing the Taliban regime, according to Ravina Shamdasani, UN spokesperson for the Taliban. human rights.
Earlier this month, Taliban death squads began cracking down on local brothel workers who were filmed having sex during the 20-year Allied occupation of Afghanistan, according to The sun.
They allegedly used the obvious locators of brothels to track down prostitutes, with the intention of publicly executing or humiliating these women for their own pleasure.
“[The Taliban] claim to condemn pornography, “a source said.” But they dig deep into the most obscure and hidden adult sites to find videos that show Afghan brothels so they can identify and then slaughter or enslave women who worked there. “
“These women are now at risk of being kidnapped or murdered in the most horrific way imaginable,” he continued.