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July 25, 2011 9:28 am

New Low: Taliban Hangs 8 Year Old

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CNN – An 8 year-old boy was hanged by militants in Afghanistan’s Helmand province after the boy’s father — a police officer in the southern city of Gereshk — refused to comply with militants’ demands to provide them with a police vehicle, officials said.

The incident comes amid a recent wave of attacks on local officials who are considered anti-Taliban. Less than two weeks ago, Ahmed Wali Karzai, Karzai’s half-brother and a provincial council chief in neighboring Kandahar, was killed in his home by a longtime bodyguard.

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  • PissedOffAmerican

    Now that IS low!

    Don’t they know that the PROPER way to dispose of an eight year old is with white phoshorous or high velocity tear gas canisters??

    Depriving them of medicine and food works pretty well too.