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Laith Ahmed was worried every time he looked in the mirror with the approach of the application of the decision to organize the launch of Daash "patrols beards" to punish those who shave in Mosul, which could lead to a prison this young beardless youths, according to news agency AFP.
Daash militants and distributed leaflets in the city of Mosul, which is considered the most important strongholds in Iraq, in recent weeks, announcing that beards became compulsory since the first of June current. Controlled organization Daash on the tenth of June last year, over a fierce attack on Mosul (350 km north of Baghdad).
He says this young man, aged 18, did not reveal his real name for fear of punishment, "The hair is slow and my face in growth, especially in the Sunni . "
He adds, told AFP from Mosul, which announced Daash the founding of the state of succession, "I'm afraid a lot because too harsh dealings with anyone who opposes or ignores their instructions." He continued, "I work in an oven for baking and this means that I have to leave the house and friction directly with militants Daash day."
Mosul and the second largest city with a population of about two million people before being overwhelmed by organizing Daash. Unlike some cities dominated by Daash, still the connector includes a large number of civilians, which makes military air campaign difficult.
The Mosul laboratory to establish the Khilafah is not a military only that, but to organize all the things starting from education to times of open shops.
According to the booklet, which and distributed by the organization in the city, the "shaving the beard is not only a sin, but the boldness of sin." Upping his interviews movable from the Prophet Mohammed, who denied her throat.
He says the Encyclical "God rewarded the brothers in the office of calculation in the Islamic state (Daash) on issuing an injunction prohibiting barbers from shaving beards and hold negligent."
In turn, says Ali Nazim 30-year-old taxi driver from the people the east side of the city, he was not able to prolong his beard or even a mustache because of the "rash" disease who suffers from it.
He provided medical reports to the Board of calculation (Police Islamic), "but they did not care ... and one of them said to me you better stay at home if you shaved your chin. "
Mosalion and basically stuck inside their city, and wants to leave the city, he has to get approval from the organization, and to provide support ownership of real estate or a car may be confiscated if the person does not return within a specified period. Ali says, "must choose between the disease or risk exposure of the skin or prison, for living my family secure."
The Afghan Taliban elements are spreading the so-called beards patrols that may send men to jail for a period ranging from three days to a week in case shaved for greeted them.
But Mosul's residents say the elements Daash put tougher to shave beards policy, through the imposition of special laws.
says Umm Mohammed, a teacher, "We all know that Daash try to impose these laws is acceptable for women to wear the veil and impose beards for men."
She adds " they want to make us as human shields during the military for the Liberation of Mosul operations, looming horizon, and they want the connector to be densely populated. "
and bombed Iraqi aircraft and the US-led coalition positions and hideouts for elements of the organization in Mosul, since August 2014, but any effort to restore the city has yet to begin .
one of the elements of the security forces who still lives in Mosul, said elements of the organization are used less visible vehicles in recent months, says.
He explained, "for example, is currently on elements Daash using civilian cars unmarked and left the use of media organization and military vehicles seized in Mosul" .
"The decision to prolong the new beard of the same end, they want to hide behind civilians by making all bearded."
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