Some Muslim women are now convinced that they can please Allah by passing themselves around to jihadists.
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“These women are believed to have offered themselves in sexual comfort roles to ISIS fighters,” the intelligence officer, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told The Malaysian Insider.
He added: “This concept may seem controversial but it has arisen as certain Muslim women here are showing sympathy for the ISIS.”
So-called Jihad al-nikah, permitting extramarital sexual relations with multiple partners, is considered by fringe hardline Sunni Muslim Salafists as a legitimate form of holy war.
“Intelligence exchanged with other countries revealed that Sunni Muslim women from Australia and the United Kingdom had also joined up with ISIS,” said the intelligence official. (Continue Reading.)