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Woman Killed In Kabul After Allegedly Burning A Koran


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A mob in the Afghan capital, Kabul, has killed a woman and set her body alight for allegedly burning a copy of the Koran.

Police and witnesses told Radio Free Afghanistan that the incident took place near the Shah-e Doh Shamshira shrine on March 19.

They said the angry crowd killed the woman and set her body on fire after she burned a copy of the Koran.

Police said they were investigating the incident.

No further details were immediately available.

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