• US Ambassador to the United Nations calls the Taliban's new decree that requires Afghan women to cover their faces 'unconscionable'

    15 days ago - By Business Insider

    President-elect Joe Biden has nominated veteran diplomat Linda Thomas-Greenfield to become the US Ambassador to the United Nations in his administration. Mark Makela/Getty Images
    US Ambassador to the UN calls the Taliban's new decree "unconscionable."
    The order requires Afghan women to cover their faces in public.
    "It sends a very chilling message across the world, "Linda Thomas-Greenfield told CNN Sunday.
    US Ambassador to the United Nations called the Taliban's new order that requires Afghan women to cover their faces in public "unconscionable" during an interview on CNN Sunday. The...
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