Abused Afghan Girl Speaks, Wants Her Horrid In-Laws Jailed

Sahar Gul was so horrifically abused that two weeks after she was rescued from her in-laws' basement, photos of her injuries are still hard to look at. The 15-year-old's hair and fingernails are missing, her face is swollen, and she looks weak and malnourished. Yet, her husband's parents and his sister, who've been… » 1/09/12 12:20pm 1/09/12 12:20pm

Afghan Girl Escaped Months Ago, But Was Sent Back To Torturers

Afghan officials claimed to be shocked and appalled like the rest of the world when they learned that 15-year-old Sahar Gul was held in her in-laws' basement for the past seven months while they starved and tortured her. However, sources now say that Gul actually managed to escape the house at one point, but she was… » 1/03/12 10:32pm 1/03/12 10:32pm

15-Year-Old Afghan Girl Tortured By In-Laws

As if the recent report that an Afghan rape victim was jailed for adultery and pressured to marry her attacker wasn't awful enough, now there's another horrifying story drawing attention to the plight of women in the country. Afghan authorities say they've rescued a 15-year-old girl who was kept in her in-laws… » 1/02/12 9:58pm 1/02/12 9:58pm