Afghanistan: Taliban forces open fire at protesters

Taliban forces opened fire at protesters in Afghanistan’s Jalalabad city demanding the reinstallation of Afghanistan’s flag on offices instead of the Taliban’s flag, local news agency Pajhwok Afghan News reported.

The Taliban forces also beat up some journalists who were covering the protest.

In videos shared on social media, hundreds of people could be seen taking out a march carrying Afghanistan’s flag. Gunshots could be heard in the background as the protesters dispersed from the area. According to Reuters, at least three people were killed.

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