The 27-year old aspiring student, Farkhunda, tried to escape the mob after she was falsely accused of burning a Quran in a Muslim shrine. Two Afghan police officers made one attempt to save her and pulled her onto the roof of a low shed, above the crowd.
The angry men below pocked at her with ples and planks until she lost her grip and fell. Bloodied, she struggled to stand, holding her hands to her hair, horrified as they yanked off her hijab.
The kicked, stomped, hit her with sticks, and burned her petite frame. It reportedly went on for hours before she succumbed.
The killers posted clips on social media of her body, literally torn apart. She suffered and no one cared enough to stop it. Some watched and filmed the event. No one intervened, including the police[…]