Islamic state use medieval breast rippers to punish women breastfeeding in public

The Muslim Issue

ISIS’s abhorrent punishment for women who breastfeed in public

Posted by: Abu Mohammed in press,
Raqqa news, 31/03/2015

A young mother has been savagely mutilated by ISIS – for breastfeeding in public.

Islamic State (ISIS) has a record of treating women appallingly. But a new report has revealed just how barbaric its regime can be.

Members of ISIS’s notorious all-female Al-Khansa brigade patrols the streets of the so-called ‘Caliphate’ in Syria and Iraq, enforcing strict sharia laws concerning women’s dress and appearance.

Disturbingly, they have recently been using a spiked, metal device known as “The Biter” to inflict harsh punishments on local women deemed to have shown too much skin — and women who breastfeed in public are not exempt.

A Syrian woman carrying a bag of bread exits a bakery in Raqqa, Syria. (NB: This is not the woman to which this story refers.)

Recently, one 24-year-old woman in the ISIS stronghold of Raqqa, Syria was recently accosted by the Al-Khansa brigade for breastfeeding her baby in public.

Her account of the resulting punishment is hair-raising.

“[T]hey took me to the…

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