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Monday, February 15, 2016

Aceh: 32 caned in public for gambling



A convicted gambler receives a public caning at Baitul Makmur Grand Mosque in Meulaboh, West Aceh regency, Aceh. Thirty-two Acehnese people received a similar punishment on Friday for gambling, which contravenes the sharia law in place in the province.

Source: The Jakarta Post, Feb 13, 2016

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