Commander Kaftar (8 images)

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The only known female Mujahideen commander, Kaftar, was once the leader of a 600-strong armed force. Today she can’t even leave the safe house where she is staying as a guest along with her granddaughter. Her enemies, mostly from the neighboring village, are looking for her to settle an old score. According to local accounts, her husband failed to avenge the murder of a relative – Bibi, as she is called by her eight children, took matters into her own hands and soon after enlisted...
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