Video: Sharia-Style Punishment in Sirte

From Jewish News One. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News.

Muslim militia, taking advantage of prevailing lawlessness in post-Gaddafi Libya, have revived the practice of administering lashings to those they rule to have transgressed Islamic law.

A story that was highlighted by the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI), which monitors Arab language broadcasts, shows so-called "criminals" strapped to a post and being publicly beaten by bearded men in the Libyan town of Sirte:

(Source: Jewish News One)

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