IRAQ: Islamic State (ISIS) carries out punishments for homosexuals, thieves, adulterers, and rapists

MEMRI.ORG posted the following: On January 15, 2015, the Islamic State (ISIS) released a collection of images showing the enforcement of the hudud (quranic punishment) in Ninawa, Iraq.

PJ Media The images show the execution of two men convicted of homosexuality by throwing them from a tall building. This is the second confirmed case of ISIS executing gay men by throwing them off a tall building. In Dec. 2014, ISIS executed a homosexual in a similar way.

ISIS reading the convictions and sentencing

ISIS reading the convictions and sentencing

“First homosexual being pushed off a building rooftop”

First homosexual being pushed off a building rooftop

Second homosexual thrown off a building

Second homosexual thrown off a building

Second man midway down to the ground  as large crowd looks on

Second man midway down to the ground as large crowd looks on

The two dead men on the ground

The two dead homosexual men on the ground

The crucifixion of two men convicted of theft:

Two thieves awaiting execution

Two thieves awaiting execution

Two thieves shot from behind while being crucified

Two thieves shot from behind while being crucified

The stoning of a woman convicted of adultery:

Reading of sentences prior to executions

Reading of sentence prior to execution

ISIS men stoning the woman to death

ISIS men stoning the woman to death

Three alleged rapists crucified and left to rot tied to a bridge in the street: 

Three men alleged to be rapists and tied to a bridge

Three men alleged to be rapists and tied to a bridge

One of the tethered men was blindfolded while the other two were gagged; their clothes were all soaked in blood and their faces were bloodied; one man's eyes were swollen shut

One of the tethered men was blindfolded while the other two were gagged; their clothes were all soaked in blood and their faces were bloodied; one man’s eyes were swollen shut