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Indonesia: Three couples publicly flogged for un-Islamic public affection

Indonesia: Three couples publicly flogged for un-Islamic public affection

Sharia flogging
Country: 
Indonesia
News Date: 
22/09/2019
Lancastrian
Summary: 

“Couples flogged for public affection in Indonesia’s Aceh,” AFP, September 19, 2019 (thanks to The Religion of Peace):

A trio of canoodling couples were publicly flogged in Indonesia’s Aceh province on Thursday, charged with breaking local Islamic law that outlaws public displays of affection.