'They deserve no mercy': Iraq deals briskly with accused 'women of Isis'

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A Baghdad court has sentenced more than 40 foreign women to death after 10-minute hearings

In a small holding room in a Baghdad court, French citizen Djamila Boutoutao cradled her two-year-old daughter and begged for help.

Boutoutao, 29, is accused of being a member of Islamic State. Whispering in her native tongue within earshot of other accused Isis members – all foreigners like her – she said life had become unbearable.

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