Watch: Taliban stop popular TV anchor from entering studio days after promising women’s rights

A TV anchor of a state news channel Shabnam Khan Dawran claimed that she was barred by the Taliban from entering her office days after the group officially promised rights for women to work. Dawran claimed she was stopped by the Taliban and told that they will take a decision on her later. In a press conference, Taliban’s spokesman Zabibullah Mujahid had said that women will play an active role in the society under Islamic law. Meanwhile, videos from Kabul emerged in which shopkeepers were seen covering images of women on storefronts. Watch the full video for more details.