Report: ISIS stones gay man to death after throwing him off high-rise building

The alleged incident took place in the northern Syrian province of Raqqa.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 3, 2015 14:33
Masked Islamic State terrorists throw man accused of being gay off of a high-rise building

Masked Islamic State terrorists throw man accused of being gay off of a high-rise building. (photo credit: Courtesy)

Islamic State terrorists released footage on Monday purportedly showing them pushing a blindfolded gay man out of a high-rise building and then stoning him to death after surviving the fall.

The alleged incident took place in the northern Syrian province of Raqqa.

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According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the man, who appears to be in his 50s, was tied to a plastic chair and hurled off a building by two masked ISIS members.

The monitoring group made the remarks to The Daily Mail.

ISIS has imposed an austere, extreme form of Islam in the territories it has captured in Iraq and Syria.


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