Afghans protest at lynching of woman for allegedly burning Koran

March 24, 2015 11:26 AM

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Afghans protest at lynching of woman for allegedly burning Koran

Farkhunda, 27, was beaten with sticks and stones, thrown from a roof and run over by a car outside a mosque in Kabul last Thursday. The mob then set her body ablaze and dumped it in the Kabul river while several police officers looked on.

Demonstrators gathered in the rain outside the supreme court in Kabul, demanding justice.

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