August 10, 2015: The Fierce Protest of Shah Shaheed Massacre’s Survivors
August 10, 2015: The fierce survivors of Shah Shaheed Massacre poured into the streets and chanted slogans against Afghan and US governments. They claim that the Afghan Govt. is hiding the truth of this awful incident. While, it is possible that the real cause of the incident is a missile fired or bomb thrown by US airplane, but the Afghan security forces announced it as suicide bombing. All of the protestors are saying that first they heard a sheering sound of missile, the light went out and then boom. They added, the number of dead ones are more than 100, and corpses are still hidden under the rubble.
Tens of Afghan security forces, including NDS personnel in private outfit, tried to stop the protestors, by spreading amongst the protestors and alluring or even use of violence to silence them. The security forces were acting more violently when the protesters chanting slogans against US Govt. They were encouraging the protestors to only shout against Pakistan.
The Solidarity Party of Afghanistan (SPA) will release the complete footage of this protest very soon. Most of the protestors were fierce about the censored reports of the incident by media.
Most of the protestors have lost many members of their families or are injured. Since the incident, they spent the night in open.
The protestors said that the killed ones are more than 100 while the official figures announced 15.
The protestors said that in the night after the incident, police was firing on people trying to come closer to the location.
All protestors said, the cause of the incident is not the explosion of truck full of explosives, because there is not a single piece of vehicle left and prior to the explosion, first they heard a sheering sound of missile, the light went out and then boom.
The protest rally of the survivors was dispersed by Afghan security forces and they were not allowed to raise their voice. A man, who have lost two sons, was asking for revelation of reality.
Some survivors said, the Afghan security forces are stopping them to talk with media and are not allowed to talk against Afghan and US Governments.
Abdullah and Masoud, the two brothers killed in Shah Shaheed Massacre.
One of the protestor was shouting: “We do not need your money. We will not sell the blood of our loved ones. We need to know the reality. What did you throw on us?”
Instead of taking out the people stuck under the rubbles, the Afghan government have covered the huge hole caused by explosion with anti-blast walls and bulldozers are busy filling the hole, to hide the crime.
Protestors displayed fragments of the missile/bomb to media but Afghan security forces stopped them.
Protestors displayed fragments of the missile/bomb to media and said: “Amrullah Saleh [ex-director of Afghanistan intelligence service] said the incident caused by explosion of truck, but this is the clue for bomb thrown on us.”
Tens of Afghan security forces were trying to disperse the protestors.