“I love my country, but I must leave here” – Afghan Journalist, Wahida Faizi
Wahida Faizi, an Afghan journalist, vowed she would no longer stay in Afghanistan fearing the Taliban would kill her for her work.
Afghan journalist, Wahida Faizi speaks to BBC on this sad situation.
An Afghan journalist gave an emotional interview to BBC as she fled Afghanistan, fearing the Taliban would kill her for her work.
“I love my country, but I cannot stay here,” Wahida Faizi told the BBC’s Lyse Doucet in Kabul.
She vowed never to return to Afghanistan. “After this, it’s not my country.”
On Tuesday, a Taliban spokesman said that working women must stay at home until proper systems are in place to ensure their safety.