KABUL (AFGHANISTAN) – He is 12 years old and he was supposed to become a kamikaze. Just some moments, to attack the Afghan and international security forces. To kill and to die.
In the opinion of the Talibans who trained him up, Niyaz Mohammad should have revenged his family, died during a bombing by the NATO forces. Despite his young age, he decided not to wear an explosive jacket and to go to the provincial security services.
Mohammad could be considered brave or, simply, a frightened young boy. The point is that he has been able to show his willingness, choosing to live.