Woman In Tears As She Removes Oppressive Burqa In Raqqa

A woman in Raqqa ripped off the black outer garment that she was forced to wear by ISIS militants, and celebrated as U.S.-backed forces liberated the Syrian city on Saturday.

A video, posted by the People’s Defense Units (YPG), shows a woman who had lived under oppression from Islamic terrorists enter a state of pure joy as ISIS was driven completely out of the city.

The woman began hugging the U.S.-backed Kurdish forces as she thanked them and offered them prayers along with members of her family, The Times Of Israel reported.

“All women living under the reign of IS were forced to wear the loose black outer garment, known as an abaya, as part of the terror group’s strict interpretation of Islamic sharia law,” the Times added.

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