Gunmen Shoot up Wedding ceremony to Cease Them Taking part in Music



Gunmen claiming to be Taliban fighters opened fireplace at a marriage in Nangarhar, Afghanistan.
The attackers reportedly took situation with the marriage occasion taking part in music, killing friends, and breaking devices.
In the course of the Taliban’s first rule, music was deemed un-Islamic and banned.

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At the very least two folks have been killed and ten injured after gunmen introducing themselves as Taliban opened fireplace at a marriage in western Afghanistan, in line with native information outlet TOLO Information.The incident reportedly passed off after the attackers objected to music being performed on the marriage ceremony. “I informed them that they’re younger, allow them to play the music, however they dragged me again and opened fireplace, a number of the boys had been wounded and two others had been killed,” Noor Hazrat, a member of the family of the victims, informed TOLO Information.The household stated they believed that the boys got here from a neighborhood checkpoint within the Marghondai village within the province of Nangarhar.

A witness additionally informed the outlet that the attackers broke musical devices.  “It was almost midnight. Three folks entered the home. One in every of them broke the musical devices after which went out after which opened fireplace on roughly 50 folks,” Bassir stated.Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid stated that the attackers weren’t linked to the group, and had been performing on a “private feud,” The Guardian reported.”Final night time, on the marriage ceremony of Haji Malang Jan in Shamspur Mar Ghundi village of Nangarhar, three individuals who launched themselves as Taliban entered the proceedings and [asked] that the music cease taking part in,” Mujahid stated, in line with the paper.

“Two suspects have been taken into custody by the Taliban in reference to the incident and one who escaped remains to be being pursued,” he stated.”The perpetrators of the incident caught, who’ve used the title of the Islamic Emirate to hold out their private feud, have been handed over to face Sharia regulation.”In the course of the Taliban’s first rule, the group banned music, deeming it un-Islamic. Though they’re but to implement a ban this time, Zabihullah Mujahid has stated the group hopes to “persuade folks” to not carry out music.