ISIS fighter killed his own mother after she asked him to leave the group, a human rights group has claimed. Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently said that Ali Saqr al-Qasem executed his mother Leena, 43, who was shot dead in front of hundreds of people in the city, metro.co.uk reports.
She wanted to flee the city and asked her 20-year-old son to go with her, but instead he turned her in. She was charged, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, with apostasy and was sentenced to death.
Her son carried out the execution with an assault rifle near the post office where she worked. SOHR said: ‘…her son executed her in front of hundreds of people near the post office building in the city of Al-Raqqa where she was employed, all sources confirmed to the activists of the Observatory that she was executed under the pretext of “inciting her son to leave the Islamic state and escaping together to the outside of Al-Raqqa, and that the Coalition will kill all members of the organisation”, her son reported her to the organisation which in turn arrested her, so her 20-years-old son executed her yesterday in front of hundreds of citizens from the city.’ Source; Metro UK.