Woman killed in Kabul for allegedly burning Koran

Then thrown into river

(ANSA) - Kabul, March 19 - An Afghan woman was burned alive for allegedly setting a copy of the Koran on fire, according to local reports on Thursday.
    Her body was then reportedly thrown into a river, after it was set alight near the capital's Shah-e-Doh Shamshira shrine, according to Khaama Press.
    Witnesses and police told Radio Free Afghanistan that an angry crowd killed the woman because she had burned a copy of the Koran.
   

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