Mali Citizens Are Thrilled to Be Rid of Barbaric Sharia Law

Last spring a force of jihadists and Tuaregs swept through northern Mali and pushed out government forces. They then set about instituting Islam’s cruel sharia law, using punishments like public executions, amputations and floggings.

Jihadists began beating locals for smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol. The Islamists bought children to be used as soldiers and stoned to [...]