Taliban administers public flogging in Kabul for adultery conviction

The Taliban conducted a public flogging in Kabul on Saturday, administering 35 lashes to a man charged with adultery, as announced by the Taliban’s high court.

After a thorough assessment of the suspect’s case, he received the lashes and was additionally sentenced to one year in prison, according to the statement.

This incident adds to the Taliban’s track record of publicly flogging hundreds of individuals across various provinces, all facing charges related to different crimes.