26 Prosecutors Murdered Since Taliban Takeover in 2021

Reliable sources in the Attorney General’s Office (AGO) of Afghanistan have confirmed that in the last eleven months, 26 prosecutors of the former government have been killed in different parts of the country.

Sources in the AGO told Hasht-e Subh Monday that these prosecutors have been killed since August last year.

According to the sources, most of the prosecutors of the former government have either fled the country or are living underground.

In the latest case, a prosecutor of the National Security Directorate (NDS) of the former government was killed by unknown armed men in Khost province on Saturday, July 17, 2022.