As ladies and women plead for his or her livelihoods below strict Taliban rule, the nation’s largest pop star, Aryana Sayeed, has confirmed her escape from war-torn Afghanistan.
Sayeed, 36, who had not too long ago starred as a choose on a singing competitors present on Afghan tv, advised reporters she left through US cargo jet on Wednesday.
The singer is among the many fortunate few as expats from all over the world wrestle to search out flights out of the nation.
“I’m properly and alive and after a few unforgettable nights, I’ve reached Doha, Qatar and am awaiting my eventual flight again residence to Istanbul,” Sayeed advised her 1.3 million Instagram followers.
From Doha, she continued to Turkey the place she resides full time with husband Hasib Sayed, an Afghan music producer. “After I get residence and my thoughts and feelings return again to regular from a world of disbelief and shock, I’ve many tales to share with you,” she stated in her emotional social media message.
The Every day Mail reviews that Sayeed has been an outspoken advocate for the Afghan Military, earlier than the US army withdrew from Afghanistan earlier this month after a 20-year occupation, leaving house for the Taliban’s takeover.
Different distinguished Afghan ladies haven’t been so lucky, together with governor of the Hazara district, Salima Mazari, who was reported arrested on Wednesday. Many concern Mazari, who overtly criticized the terrorist group, could also be executed.
Mazari’s household are Shia Muslims, whereas the Taliban are Sunnis. The 2 Islamic denominations have warred over interpretation of their holy scripts for hundreds of years.
A spokesperson for the militant jihadist group, Waheedullah Hashimi, advised reporters on Thursday, “Our ulema (students) will resolve whether or not women are allowed to go to highschool or not. They are going to resolve whether or not they need to put on hijab, burqa, or solely (a) veil plus abaya or one thing, or not. That’s as much as them.”
He added, “There might be no democratic system in any respect as a result of it doesn’t have any base in our nation.”