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Afghanistan TV broadcast Woman receiving 100 lashes

Afghanistan TV broadcast Woman receiving 100 lashes for adultery. Forced to kneel, a woman receives 100 lashes for adultery in Afghanistan as men watch on. Woman and a man were lashed by an Afghan judge wielding a leather whip. Two stayed in crouching position throughout and did not appear to cry out. Sharia law sentencing was backed by the government in Ghor province. An Afghan man and woman found guilty of adultery received 100 lashes on Monday in front of a crowd who filmed their punishment. The footage, taken in the western province of Ghor, showed a woman wrapped in a head-to-toe burqa and a man each receive the punishment from a man in a turban wielding a leather whip, watched by a group of mostly seated men. The two remained in a crouching position throughout and did not appear to cry out.

Afghanistan TV broadcast Woman receiving 100 lashes

(Source: Dailymail24 YouTube channel)