An Afghan journalist gave an emotional interview 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.
Read more here: Afghan working women to stay at home for now