Jeff Taylor. The beatings were delivered on the clothed backs of the men and women, some of whom cried out in pain with each stroke. The men, aged 20 and 23, were led onto a raised stage outside a mosque in front of a crowd of thousands, who jeered and booed loudly. At least eight other men and women were caned for other offences ahead of the punishment of the two found guilty of having gay sex. About Logo Press.
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Police separated men and women in the crowd as proceedings began, with 10 men in brown robes and hoods preparing a bundle of canes in case any broke during the flogging. Video of the caning kind of hard to watch. Up to 1, people, many filming with smartphones, watched as the two men received 82 lashes each.
We call for the implementation of the sentence to be reviewed and revoked immediately.