Yemeni prisoners say Emirati officers sexually torture themUploader: Dugul 3 years ago Subscribe 3
The official has since defected from the Emirates and fled the country. Topics Working in development. The wheel was sometimes called a Catherine Wheel, because of a fictitious story that St. Unless stopped almost immediately this torture always resulted in eventual death through peritonitis if nothing quicker intervened. This decree was reaffirmed by the Fourth Council of the Lateran in , the Synod of Toulouse in , and numerous spiritual leaders up to the nineteenth century. They were used as punishments for various misdemeanours, most notably for uppity wives who scolded their husbands - a serious sin which contravened the bible's clear instruction for wives to remain subservient.