The capture marks the end of the group's so-called caliphate.
This isn't the first time RAWA has run afoul of states' rights advocates. In the fall of 2014, vocal opposition to the bill
Sabrina Sagheb, a 25-year-old parliamentary candidate, is campaigning on a platform of liberal reform and gender equality with a campaign poster that has raised more than a few eyebrows across Kabul.
Malalai Joya is the one-time youngest member of Parliament who has survived four assassination attempts on her life and routinely lambastes the Taliban, the Karzai government and President Obama.
A Long History With Afghanistan The group also sponsored the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan (RAWA
Self immolation is a method of suicide by lighting oneself on fire and has reached epidemic levels amongst women in Afghanistan.