ISIS jihadists execute Syrian woman in Raqqa on charges of spying for the U.S.-led coalition

A file photo showing an ISIS militant preparing his gun to shoot a man in Mosul, surrounding with the group's jihadists and civilians witnessing the execution

ARA News

RAQQA – Extremists of the Islamic State group (ISIS) executed on Wednesday a woman in Syria’s northeastern city of Raqqa, local sources reported. 

Lina Qasem, 35, was an employee in the Postal Corporation of Raqqa before ISIS jihadists took over the city in the summer of 2013. 

She was shot dead on Wednesday on charges of leaking security information to the U.S.-led coalition–which has been striking ISIS positions in Syria and Iraq for nearly two years. 

“When the militants arrested her last week we couldn’t find out the reasons behind her arrest, but today the Sharia Court issued a statement accusing Lina of cooperation with the coalition against the Caliphate,” a family member of Lina Qasem told ARA News, under the condition of anonymity for security concerns. 

“She was shot dead in front of dozens of people at the central square of Raqqa,” the source said. “After the execution, the group refused to hand over her dead body to her family.”

On Tuesday, the ISIS radical group tortured a 21-year-old Syrian girl to death in the city of Manbij north of Aleppo on charges of violating the Sharia dress. The victim reportedly died under torture at the hands of a female jihadist, known as Oum Farouq, in the ISIS detention center in Manbij. 

Reporting by: Salar Qassim

Source: ARA News

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Comments

  1. David
    January 9, 2016 at 7:30 pm

    If Islam is a religion of peace, why is the worlds biggest Islamic leaders running for secretary general of the united nations?
    I’ll bet you didn’t know that was Obama !

  2. Peter Adamis
    January 9, 2016 at 9:36 pm

    There is far too much news media misinformation regarding this story

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