Video from the British newspaper The Guardian
The historic city of Raqqa in north-east Syria on the banks of the Euphrates is now under the control of the al-Qaeda style group knowen as The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (the Levant) (ISIS), an extremist Islamist faction which has imposed a brutal Taliban like Sharia law on the city. Women are now forced to wear the full veil, Friday prayers are mandatory, smoking is forbidden and music is banned.
“If it had been your Lord’s will, all of the people on Earth would have believed. Would you then compel the people so to have them believe?” [Sûrah Yûnus: 99] Koran