A Syrian girl was stoned to death by Islamist extremists for joining Facebook, reports from foreign media said.
But very little information is available regarding the alleged execution except that the girl’s name is Fatoum Al-Jassem, a Syrian girl who was sentenced by a court to die by stoning for using the popular social networking site.
The victim was allegedly taken to Al Reqqa court by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) after she was caught using Facebook, according to The Daily Mail-UK and the Examiner.
The incident was initially reported in Al-Rai Al Youm, an Arabic-language publication and was picked up by the semi-autonomous Fars news agency, an organization supposedly linked to the Iranian government. (Click here to read more)