Dec 23, 2014

Women excised from public life, abused by IS

BEIRUT (AP) — The gunmen came to the all-girls' elementary school in the Iraqi city of Fallujah at midday with a special delivery: piles of long black robes with gloves and face veils, now required dress code for females in areas ruled by the Islamic State group. "These are the winter version. Make sure every student gets one," one of the men told a supervisor at the school earlier this month...

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