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Ruqiya Farah Yarow was killed outside her hut near the southern Somali town of Hosingow by gunmen belonging to the al-Shabab group, they say.
The militants had ordered her to put on a veil, and then killed her after returning and finding she was still not wearing one, the relatives said.
An al-Shabab spokesman denied the group had killed the woman.
Al-Shabab does not fully control the area where she was living, he added.
Relatives, who asked not to be identified for fear of reprisals, told the BBC that Mrs Yarow was killed at about 07:30 (04:30 GMT).
She was shot twice and died instantly, they added.
She is survived by her husband and children, the relatives said.
Al-Shabab, which controls much of southern and central Somalia, imposes strict rules of behaviour, including dress codes for men and women. (Continue Reading.)
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Somali Woman Killed for Refusing to Wear Veil (American Feminists Silent, as Usual)
Muhammad's wife Aisha once said: “I have not seen any woman suffering as much as the believing women” (Sahih al-Bukhari 5825). According to Aisha, Muslim women are treated worse than Jewish women, Christian women, or pagan women. It's odd, then, that so many Muslims in the West claim that Islam liberates women.