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  5/13/2014, Iyar 13, 5774

Syrian Jihadists Ban Mannequins in Shops


Syria's most extreme jihadist faction on Monday issued a ban on mannequins in shop displays and the sale of women's underwear to male customers, AFP reports.

The decision by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) in their northern stronghold of Raqa also bans men and women shopping together unless he is her husband, father or brother, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights told the news agency.