MEHWAR: UN Calls For Probe Into Sexual Abuse Allegations At ARG
A senior official of the United Nations on Sunday called for an investigation into the allegations of sexual abuse of women at the Presidential Palace, or ARG.
Last month, General Habibullah Ahmadzai, a former security adviser to President Ghani, alleged that some members of President Ghani’s administration were trading government positions for sexual favors.The allegations were widely shared on social media, triggering an outcry in the country.
Ahmadzai, who resigned from his post to contest in parliamentary elections, claimed that some officials “were working systematically to promote adultery in the palace”.
In this episode of Mehwar, host Wahid Ahmadi discusses the topic with Jamshid Rasuli, a spokesman for the AGO and Subhan Mesbah, a lawyer.