The Central criminal court of Iraq has sentenced to death a German citizen, who fought in the ranks of the terrorist group «Islamic state». She has 30 days to appeal the verdict.
This is the first in Iraq if the death sentence recognised guilty of terrorism foreign citizen. Press service of the court reports that a woman of Moroccan origin and in accordance with the law, she will be hanged.
The website «Elaphite» he calls her name: Lamia Mohammad Kush. She arrived in Iraq a few years ago with her daughters, one of which, apparently, was killed in Iraq. Their way led through Turkey and Syria.
Before court should appear another German citizen who fought on the side of the IG – 16-year-old Linda Wenzel also was captured in Mosul. Linda, nicknamed the «Mosul beauty», was in the group of female militants, armed with assault rifles and suicide belts.
«The legal system has to decide if she deserves the death penalty. Linda is a teenager. But, in accordance with the criminal law, Teens are legally responsible for their actions, especially if we are talking about killing innocent people,» — said a few months ago the Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi.