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Mob Killed an Afghan Woman Accused of Burning a Quran

Mob Killed an Afghan Woman Accused of Burning a Quran

Country: 
Afghanistan
News Date: 
26/12/2015
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

The  of Farkhunda Malikzada, a 27-year-old aspiring student of Islam who was accused of burning a Quran in a Muslim shrine, shocked Afghans across the country. That is because many of her killers filmed one another beating her and posted clips of her broken body on social media. Hundreds of other men watched, holding their phones aloft to try to get a glimpse of the violence, but never making a move to intervene. Those standing by included several police officers.