IRAN: This woman was raped and became pregnant. When she told the authorities she was asked to provide 4 witnesses. End result? They executed her while she was 2 months pregnant. This photo was taken before a crane was used to lift her neck up and suffocate her to death. Absolutely barbaric heartbreaking. This is why we need to fight for our sisters all over the world.
Acid attacks against women are not uncommon in Afghanistan, but many do not come to light, especially if they are the result of a private clan dispute. In a notorious case three years ago, a dozen schoolgirls in the southern city of Kandahar were splashed with acid by motorcycle-borne assailants who later said they were paid to carry out the attack by Taliban insurgents opposed to educating girls.
Wed and Tortured at 13, Afghan Girl Finds Rare Justice
A 13 year-old-girl in Afghanistan who was wed and subsequently tortured celebrates justice in the courts: her three in-laws who are responsible for her abuse will serve ten years in prison each. The case highlights advancements in Afghan women's rights in the past decade -- but are these advances there to stay?
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Men should be allowed sex slaves and female prisoners could do the job - and all this from a WOMAN politician from Kuwait
Men should be allowed sex slaves & female prisoners of war could do the job - a WOMAN politician from Kuwait. She claimed it would be a better life for these women as they might otherwise die of starvation. Salwa al Mutairi argued buying a sex-slave would protect devout Kuwaiti men from adultery because buying a sex partner would be tantamount to marriage. Mutairi claimed: 'There was no shame in it and it is not forbidden under Islamic Sharia law.' The enslaved women should be at least 15…
Woman forced to remarry the husband who threw acid in her face
Woman forced to remarry the husband who threw acid in her face after she divorced him for being unfaithful.