A few of the men were wearing lipstick when they were captured.
The Jerusalem post reported:
Underneath the robes and veils, the men put on makeup, wore dresses and some even wore women’s bras; Others put on makeup but chose not to shave their facial hair.
As Islamic state-driven violence rages on in Iraq, people are using any means possible to escape, and for some that means dressing in drag.
On Monday, the Iraqi army arrested 20 male Islamic State members dressed as women in the northern city of Baquba, according to spokesman Ghalib al-Jubouri.
The arrested used a number of creative ways to pull off a realistic female disguise, as seen in the pictures originally posted on Instagram.
This is not the first time jihadists used the veil as a disguise.
These terrorists were captured in pretty spring dresses.
The insurgents dressed as women show the Taliban’s determination to infiltrate coalition forces.
The Red Mosque terror leader was captured in a burqa in 2007.
A picture released of Maulana Abdul Aziz on his walk of shame clad in burqa.
A grab of Ajj TV shows, in circle, Abdul Aziz, chief cleric of the Red Mosque, as he is surrounded by security officials after his arrest near The Red Mosque in Islamabad. Pakistani security forces arrested Aziz as he tried to flee while disguised in an all-covering women’s burqa on Wednesday, officials said.(AFP/Ajj TV)
These “gals” were packing major heat…
A Russian and two Afghans were busted in hijabs with 500 kg(?) of explosives in southeast Afghanistan in 2007.
Terrorists in Drag: The bombers hid their explosives beneath their burkas.
Afghan Taliban terrorists disguised in women’s burqas were exposed when they were captured by the Afghan Border Police.