Most Afghan women sentenced to jail serve in elders’ home, not prison

A new harrowing report has emerged from the eastern Paktika province of Afghanistan unveiling the distressing condition of the Afghan women who are sentenced to jail. An 18-year-old woman in Paktika province was forced to serve in a tribal elder’s home after she was sentenced to jail on charges of elopement and adultery. The woman, … Continue reading Most Afghan women sentenced to jail serve in elders’ home, not prison