Militants Stone to Death Two 'Gay Men' in First Homosexual Execution

Members of terror group Islamic State (Isis) have stoned to death two men in Syria after alleging they were gay.  According to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), this is the first execution that the militants have carried out against homosexuals. 

Activists on social media said that the dead men were opponents of IS and that the group had used the allegation as a pretext to kill them. Read More