The Taliban executed a pregnant woman who they accused of adultery. After reportedly whipping her 200 times, the Taliban shot her in the head.
According to CNN:
“Kabul, Afghanistan (CNN) — The Taliban has executed a pregnant widow accused of adultery in western Afghanistan, provincial and district officials said Monday.
The 47-year-old woman, Sanam Gul, also known as Sanam Bibi, was killed in Badghis province Saturday morning, said Ashrafuddin Majidi, the provincial governor’s spokesman.
The woman was a widow who the Taliban accused of becoming pregnant as a result of adultery. The district governor and his judge ordered her to be executed.