Taliban Kidnap, Torture Five Children in Panjshir

Local sources report that five children have been tortured by the Taliban in Panjshir province.

This incident happened on Thursday (August 18th) in Abdullah Khel valley, Dara district.

These children were beaten up by the Taliban when they were taking their cattle to pasture.

Sources state that due to the severity of the beating, one of these children’s collarbones was broken.

The Taliban kept these children captive for about three hours. The Taliban has not said anything about the claims so far.

The Taliban has arrested, tortured and imprisoned around 100 residents of Panjshir in the past few days on the charge of collaborating with National Resistance Front (NRF).

Based on reports, the Taliban have forced the families of a number of detainees to evacuate the villages.