Hug that saved hundreds of lives


#1

Iraqi man has been hailed as a hero after he hugged an Islamic State suicide bomber just before the jihadist detonated his explosives, saving hundreds of lives.

Najih Shaker Al-Baldawi, from Balad city, embraced the attacker just before the man entered the town’s Sayyed Mohammad Shrine, Al Masdar News reported.

IS bombers were disguised as local militia in an attempt to destroy one of Iraq’s most important Shia shrines.

news.com.au/world/middle-east/hug-that-saved-hundreds-of-lives/news-story/0c86e25c51046b54a97d413ffda4268e


#2

Such courage! May God rest his soul.


#3

Incredible. God is good.


#4

Exactly. :thumbsup:


#5

Greater kive hath no man, than to lay down his life for a friend.


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