“”We’re going to sing this but it could cost us our lives,” one of them said in a recorded video, before they started the tune.

“It was released in August 2021, just days after the Taliban takeover, and quickly went viral on Facebook and WhatsApp.”

Here’s an especially recorded piece by Last Torch:


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