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Mali’s Ansar Dine Defends Punishments, Strict Sharia

Posted August 23rd, 2012 at 12:30 pm (UTC-5)
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A spokesman for an al-Qaida-linked militant group in northern Mali says its members are “ready to die” in order to enforce what the group considers Islamic law. In an interview with VOA , the spokesman for extremist group Ansar Dine defended actions such as amputating the hands of thieves, destroying historic sites and silencing all […]

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