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.

via Pregnant widow accused of adultery executed by Taliban – CNN.com.”

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.

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