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Three teens to have fingers amputated for theft in Iran

Three teens to have fingers amputated for theft in Iran

Iran has reportedly sentenced three teenagers to have their fingers amputated for stealing. The three minors, Hadi Rostami, Mehdi Sharafian and Mehdi Shahivand, lost their appeals in the Iranian Supreme Court this week and were subsequently ordered to have four fingers severed from their right hands. It is unclear when the judicial measure will be carried out.

Cían 1 months

Ok now guys let’s remember that to criticise this is islamaphobic and we wouldn’t want that now would we. So let’s all do the more progressive thing by praising this and import more of it into the West

Adam 1 months

Most Muslims are in favour of Sharia law and this type of punishment so let's not pretend it's the minority. Please see the link carried out by Pewresearch to verify these claims.

Leonard 1 months

This is beyond all human dignity and is a severe Human rights violation. I now support Trump against Iran.

Minnie De Mouse
Minnie De Mouse 1 months

Oh well they knew their countries laws and ignored them so bet if we actually had laws like this crime would go way way down fast

Joseph 1 months

The left also doesn’t support this either do don’t act like we do. The government is terrible and thats how most hyper religious right wing conservative governments end up. This is the reason why the left hates the right because if it supports your narrative you would defend these actions so long as trump approves of it and thats the problem. Trump isn’t a god he is just a corrupt man. The sooner the right learns this and moves on the better.

WWG1WGA 1 months

Why is no one talking to the pure evil Linda Sosourn she promotes vile sharia law

David 1 months

Just yesterday, Nigeria made a law for surgically castrating rapists. Now this. While these laws are made to punish, I wonder if at all it leads to any deterrence? And shouldn't that be the goal really? Deterring crimes rather than handing out bodily harm, especially over crimes as silly as thievery?

Randy 1 months

Yes, that's what Iran needs, a workforce without fully functioning hands. Genius.

Igmu_TL 1 months

I'm curious as to the lifelong effect this has on the "criminal". Are they shunned into a life of crime? Unless I can be seen otherwise, the punishment tells me that the attitude is being marked "once a thief, always a thief" as they would have this and be judge by it without an option for rehabilitation. Would there effect if the punished was found innocent later? How does that work?

Lev 0 months

This is very cathartic for anyone who's ever been robbed. I wish only that the summary included a description of what they have stolen. If they stole food then the punishment is an atrocity.

Roamer MGTOW
Roamer MGTOW 1 months

The code of Hammurabi lives on.

oscar g
oscar g 1 months

Here is a thought stop stealing stuff I bet theft is low in Iran

Felipe Segura
Felipe Segura 1 months

Wow, didn't think they're still practicing this type of punishment.

Sean Cox
Sean Cox 1 months

At least they can still pick their nose.

Rob 1 months


Francesco 1 months

Bit of a harsh punishment for theft.

steve 1 months

3rd world ideology in a 3rd world $hithole.

AD C 1 months

This some Hamurabi's code sh#t. Iran isn't stuck in the Middle ages, it's stuck in the era of Mesopatania!

Josh 1 months

Actually like these kind of laws, too funny not to.

Mark Pauly
Mark Pauly 1 months

Defund the mullahs.

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