One day my daughter was playing with her cousins, their ages are completely different, at that time my daughter was 2 years old, and the others were between 5 and 8 years old.
I watched them play for hours, well I remember that there was a lot of terrorist role in their play, for example, they would fill a toy car with paper and throw it at the girls' toys, and then they would say run, suicide bomber. ...
I thought to myself, how much is our society poisoned by impurity? How deep is crime in our country? While we have always tried to keep children away from TV, especially adult programs such as bad news, their minds have been poisoned! This was scary and unbearable for me.
The more I got into the topic, the more I feared for the future of children in Afghanistan!
The environment of Afghanistan, the rotten thoughts of many cities in this country, bigotry, ignorance, murder, genocide and terror is a dark world for children, which will turn many of their lives 360 degrees away from their wishes.
I want to write you part of the speech of a ten-year-old girl in Nuristan.
, which is always new to me! I was in Nuristan province, a 10-year-old girl named Gulsoom told me:
Dear Uncle: I want to say something, but first promise to tell it to the people of the world! do you promise? I said yes, of course.
I am an Afghan girl, I have no right to speak! And many people always use their religion and strangle me to say something that is true.
At night, I hear that my mother sleeps with tears and in the morning she weaves my hair with a thousand hopes and kisses my face and says go to school and study!
Who is the answer to my mother's nightly tears? My mother misses her only son who was 19 years old and became a soldier due to economic poverty and his body was brought to us... Who can end my mother's sorrows?
Now my mother's only happiness is me, and the Taliban have forced that girls should not go to school!
My question to the world is, when God created me, and allowed me to live freely, and gave me the right to choose, then why do you imprison us Muslim girls?
I have seen in the news that Muslim girls are being humiliated everywhere, and it has happened in many countries that a girl has been prevented from entering a university or school because of her hijab.
The question for me is, why should we suffer? What is the difference between our country and other countries? Aren't we human? Where can we go to be happy and be free as we want?
Gulsoom was talking with tears and there was sadness in her beautiful eyes.
My statement: With all my heart, I would like to do something for the children of my country so that their future remains bright, and instead of sadness, nothing but happiness can be seen in the beautiful eyes of the children of my country.
And in many cities, I have seen with my own eyes that children between 10 and 14 years old have rifles on their shoulders and perform their duties as soldiers of the Islamic Emirates. (Taliban)
Or I have seen children who are 10 years old but married!
Let's not let children anywhere in the world be contaminated with bigotry, ignorance, stupidity and negative thoughts, let's bring a world full of peace and tranquility for children.
Hope in a dark world
Sayed Habib Bidell
Updated Jul 2022
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