Fury comes as Taliban are given a platform to speak at an event in suburban Australia – the extremist group’s top spokesman with an invited guest
two top members of Taliban Australian Muslims have been invited to address a live webinar, sparking widespread outrage.
The Australian Federation of Islamic Councils has organized a line-up of chief guests to speak at Saturday’s online event, which aims to discuss the ‘future of the world’. Afghanistan And our role, whether we are in favor or against recent events.
Speakers include longtime Taliban spokesman Suhail Shaheen and senior figure Syed Abdul Basir Sabiri.
Two top Taliban members have been invited to address Australian Muslims (pictured Taliban members in Afghanistan
The news of the webinar has spread outrage among the people.
‘This is absolutely horrifying and shouldn’t happen,’ 2GB Breakfast host Ben Fordham raged on his show Thursday
‘The Taliban are being given an opportunity to brainwash young Muslims right here in Australia.’
The incident has been condemned by Afghan refugees from the Hazara minority who were forced to flee the country in the 1990s.
Longtime Taliban spokesman Suhail Shaheen (pictured) is among the speakers
Refugee lawyer Sitarah Mohammadi said ‘this is completely unfair’ Australian.
‘It’s really painful to see such faces at such a major event.
‘Our people have suffered so much at their hands, and continue to do so today.’
The promotion of this Saturday’s live webinar (pictured) has sparked outrage in the community