A senior U.N. official who just returned from Mali says radical Islamists who now control about two-thirds of the country are targeting women – demanding that they cover their heads, restricting their ability to work, and compiling a list of women who are pregnant or have children but are not married which has raised fears of Â (sharia) punishment.Â
Mali Islamists threaten to “open the doors of hell” on France
In a public statement, a spokesman for the terrorist group, naturally, made threats to commit more human rights abuses. “If [French President Francois Hollande] continues to throw oil on the fire, we will send him the pictures of dead French hostages in the coming days,” Oumar Ould Hamaha, a spokesman for Islamist group MUJWA,Â told Reuters. Hamaha was referencingÂ six French peopleÂ who are currently being held hostage by Mali terrorists.
“He will not be able to count the bodies of French expatriates across West Africa and elsewhere,” Hamaha added.
What? The whole Sharia regime has apparently been instituted by Misunderstanders of Islam who don’t realize that Sharia is benign and completely compatible with Western principles of human rights. How odd!
IslamistsÂ who seized control of part ofÂ MaliÂ are amassing money from ransoms and drug trafficking while imposingÂ ShariaÂ law,
Sharia in action in Mali:
“We don’t have to answer to anyone over the application of sharia. This is the form of Islam practiced for thousands of years.” Indeed. The only ones who don’t know that are enlightened Western Leftists and mainstream media “journalists.”