sirthunksalot t1_j1tfqy7 wrote

You can argue that their use of it isn't correct but the concept is in Islam. Saudi Arabia kills people for it as well. It's like saying Baptists aren't Christian because they interpreted the Bible different Than Catholics and Catholics are right. It's all made up nonsense in the end.


sirthunksalot t1_j1tb0c3 wrote

>The association (Jame’e Moddaresin-e Howzeh Elmiye-ye Qom) suggested that anyone who “instigates fear in society” -- supposedly by participation in anti-government protests -- is belligerent (mohareb) which in Iran's Sharia-based laws is punishable by death, crucifixion, severance of limbs, and/or exile.

It's in the article.