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    Iraqi Court Sentences 19 Russian Women to Life Imprisonment for Ties With Daesh

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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Iraqi court has sentenced 19 Russian female nationals to life imprisonment over their links to the Daesh terrorist group, the Alsumaria broadcaster reported on Sunday.

    A relevant ruling has been issued by the Central Criminal Court of Iraq, according to the media.

    READ MORE: Taliban, Daesh Conduct Attacks in Afghanistan, Leading to 17 Victims — Reports

    On April 17, three women, including two Russian citizens and one French national, were sentenced to life in prison over their membership in the notorious terror group.

    *Daesh (IS/ISIS/ISIL) — terrorist group outlawed in Russia.

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