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The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that in total 14 people had been executed for alleged adultery or homosexuality in the war-torn country since July, half of them women.
The department said that, even if the defendants in cases of adultery were to get married, they would still be liable for a physical relationship outside of wedlock.
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The Assyrians, killing woman in adultery by her husband because of his infidelity was the inalienable right of man.
Although adultery seems a relatively straightforward concept, it can cause confusion and there are many 'adultery myths'.
He added the pregnancy was enough proof of sex out of wedlock and that the woman, who is married, had to be convicted of adultery.
As per the Islamic Shariah, adultery can be substantiated through confession or if four people witnessed the offence and testified before the court.
Warring couples are only half as likely to cite adultery as the cause of a marriage breakdown than they were 40 years ago, the Guardian reported.
He further took the ground that the Holy Quran enjoins in categorical and clear term that one should not come near adultery.
His statement indicated a possible shift in the handling of the case against Sakineh Mohammadi-Ashtiani, which has triggered an outcry in the West after she was sentenced to death by stoning on adultery charges.
Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani was sentenced to death in 2007 for the crimes of adultery and murder.
The British government and Amnesty International have condemned the televised confession of an Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning for adultery, saying Iran appeared to be inventing new murder charges against her.