Taliban Blows Up Oldest Shrine in Ghazni Province Afghanistan

Shams-ul-Arifeen shrine

Just like the good ol’ days the Taliban blew up the oldest shrine in Ghazni Province Afghanistan.

The Salaam Times reported:

The Taliban Wednesday (May 1) blew up one of the oldest shrines in Ghazni Province, according to local Afghan officials.

Militants destroyed the Shams-ul-Arifeen shrine, one of the oldest in Ghazni city and one of the most famous in the province, late at night, Arif Noori, a spokesperson for the Ghazni governor, said in a statement Thursday (May 2).

The shrine was venerated nationwide, said the statement.

The Taliban famously blew up the Bamiyan Buddhas blew up in Afghanistan.
The posted a video bragging about their destruction.


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