#Islamics don’t mess around when it comes to crime and punishment

Outside the jurisdiction of Pakistan’s courts and legislature, the semiautonomous Federally Administered Tribal Areas, or FATA, are governed by the 1901 Frontier Crimes Regulation, which grants nearly unchecked power to federally appointed civil servants called political agents.

Source: ‘What kind of justice is this?’ A cry from Pakistan’s remote tribal lands

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