Taliban announce new constitutional framework based on holy Quran and Sunnah – world
Published on September 18, 2021 22:37
According to the draft “Constitution of the Taliban”, the official religion will be Islam
KABUL (Dunya News) – The Taliban interim government in Afghanistan on Saturday drew up a new draft of a new 40-point constitutional framework based on the Quran and Sunnah.
According to Afghan media, the Taliban in Afghanistan established the country’s first constitutional structure. The official religion will be Islam, while followers of other religions will be free to practice their faith under Islamic law.
In accordance with the Taliban’s Draft Constitution, the former flag of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan will no longer represent the war-torn country, but the white flag (flag of the Taliban) will represent it.
The official languages of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan will be Pashto and Dari. The Taliban Constitution also announced public holidays on Friday and the two Eids (Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha).
According to the constitutional framework, the country’s foreign policy will be subject to Islamic law, while issues with neighboring countries will be resolved as a matter of priority and peacefully.
The constitutional framework makes it clear that no part of Afghan territory will be ruled by foreign governments and that the people will equally enjoy basic human rights and justice.
In order to run the state, all business will be conducted in accordance with the Quran and Sunnah.
Apart from that, the project mentioned that Afghanistan would also observe public holidays on the day when foreigners were expelled from the country and on Independence Day. It is relevant to mention that Afghanistan fell to the Taliban on August 15.