BRAVEHEART: Qamar Gul used an AK-47 to shoot down the Taliban fighters who dragged her dad and mom from their residence…Learn Extra
GHAZNI: An Afghan woman shot lifeless two Taliban fighters and wounded a number of extra after they dragged her dad and mom from their residence and killed them for supporting the federal government.
The fighters had been searching for her father — the village chief and a supporter of the federal government, native police head Habiburahman Malekzada mentioned. When his spouse resisted, the Taliban fighters killed the couple exterior their residence, Malekzada mentioned. “Qamar Gul, who was inside the home, took an AK-47 gun the household had and first shot lifeless the 2 Taliban fighters who killed her dad and mom, after which injured a number of others.”
Gul is aged between 14 and 16, in response to completely different officers. It is not uncommon for a lot of Afghans to not know their exact age. A number of different Taliban fighters later got here to assault her home, however some villagers and pro-government militia males expelled them after a gunfight.
Safety forces have now taken Gul and her youthful brother to a safer place, mentioned a spokesman to the provincial governor. Social media has been flooded with reward for Gul’s “heroic” act. “Hats off to her braveness!” wrote a Fb person. “Energy of an Afghan woman,” wrote one other person.