The Islamic State excels at finding new and innovative ways to demonstrate its savagery. “ISIS Breaks Own Cruelty Record: Blows Up Baby for Demonstration,” by Hillel Fendel, Arutz Sheva, July 13, 2015:
In arguably one of its cruelest acts yet, the Islamic State (ISIS) has reportedly blown up a baby as part of a demonstration showing how to handle explosives. So reports The Clarion Project.
The unparalleled incident took place in Diyala Province, eastern Iraq, this past Friday, according to Sadiq el-Husseini, Security Committee Chairman of the province on behalf of the anti-ISIS forces there. He recounted the event to the local Arabic-language A-Sumeriah News.
“The organization booby-trapped the baby in front of dozens of armed ISIS men,” el-Husseini said, “and then detonated it from afar.” He explained that the purpose of the operation, including the rigging of the baby and the detonation of the explosives attached to it, was part of an ISIS training exercise teaching various booby-trapping techniques.
“The organization doesn’t care about the most basic human values,” said el-Husseini. “Their crimes are incalculable, and the blowing up of the baby is the best proof of the threat of ISIS ideology to the state.”
The baby’s father was apparently executed some weeks ago, after being accused of taking part in the killing of an Islamic State member….