Zulkifli, 43, stands on stage to be whipped by the shariah police executioner in Jantho, Aceh Besar, in Indonesia's Aceh province on October 5, 2012. He was one of three men to be punished after being caught gambling in a coffee shop.
Aceh is the only province in Indonesia that has implemented shariah law. Read more in a Global Post report from February, 2012.
Previously on PhotoBlog:
- Shariah police pull over female motorcyclists for wearing tight jeans
- Hard-line Indonesia police shave punks' mohawks in 'moral rehab' drive