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Two women unable to walk after they were publicly flogged for having premarital sex

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Two Indonesian women were carried away from the scene of a public flogging when they could not walk on their very own after they were totally whipped.

They were flogged for having “intimate relations” with the other sex exterior marriage in Indonesia.

The women were amongst six single {couples} caught in a raid on a lodge in Indonesia’s conservative Aceh province in 2018, and located responsible of breaking Sharia legislation. After serving a number of months in jail, the six women and 6 males were subjected to a public whipping within the capital Banda Aceh on Monday.

Four of these arrested were every given 7 strokes of the cane. The others, who were caught in additional compromising positions, acquired between 17-25 strokes for having intimate relations exterior of marriage, an official mentioned.

A masked sharia officer administered the punishment on the offenders as spectators and journalists gathered on the scene of the general public flogging to watch. The women cried out in ache as they were whipped and at the very least two had to be carried from the scene by sharia officers.

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