Afghan cleric jailed for raping 11-year-old girl

(AGI) Kabul, Oct 26 - An Afghan cleric has been jailed for 20years for raping an 11-year old girl in May. The girl firsttried to hide what had happened to her, but was later admittedto hospital with bleeding, where doctors discovered the rape.The cleric, Mullah Mohammad Aminullah Barez, was arrested bypolice later. The sentence, passed by a court in Kabul onSaturday, came just weeks after five men were hanged for thegang rape of a woman. . .

(AGI) Kabul, Oct 26 - An Afghan cleric has been jailed for 20years for raping an 11-year old girl in May. The girl firsttried to hide what had happened to her, but was later admittedto hospital with bleeding, where doctors discovered the rape.The cleric, Mullah Mohammad Aminullah Barez, was arrested bypolice later. The sentence, passed by a court in Kabul onSaturday, came just weeks after five men were hanged for thegang rape of a woman. . .