Iraqi court sentences Islamic State leader’s sister to death
[IsraelTimes] Unnamed woman convicted of offering logistical support, cash and other help to jihadi fighters

A Baghdad court has convicted the sister of the Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
group’s leader on terrorism charges and sentenced her to death by hanging.

The front man for Iraq’s Supreme Judicial Council, Abdul-Sattar Bayrkdar, said in a statement on Thursday that His Supreme Immensity, Caliph of the Faithful and Galactic Overlord, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
...the head of ISIS, or what remains of it, and a veteran of the Abu Graib jailhouse. Looks like a new messiah to bajillions of Moslems, like just another dead-eyed mass murder to the rest of us. So far he has been killed at least four times, though not yet by a stake through the heart...
’s sister was found guilty for "offering logistic support and help to (IS bully boys) in carrying out criminal acts."

Bayrkdar said the woman, whose name wasn’t released, was also found guilty of "distributing money" among IS fighters in djinn-infested Mosul
... the home of a particularly ferocious and hairy djinn...
, which was under their rule for more than three years from mid-2014.

Bayrkdar said the woman’s husband was also sentenced to death earlier as a member of IS leadership.

Iraq declared victory over IS last December, after driving the jihadists from northern and central Iraq. Hundreds of women, including foreigners, were tossed in the slammer
Keep yer hands where we can see 'em, if yez please!
Al-Baghdadi’s whereabouts and the question of whether he is dead or alive have been a continuing source of mystery and confusion.

In November, a media outlet linked to the Syrian military said that he may be holed up in an IS pocket in the eastern town of Boukamal, which government forces and their allies recaptured this week before losing parts of it later.

According to various reports, he was severely maimed in an attempt on his life.
Posted by: trailing wife 2018-03-09