The Iranian newspaper Jomhuri-i-Islami prints an article in which it is claimed that an Iranian man cut the head off his seven-year-old daughter, convinced that she had been raped by her uncle.
After being arrested, he claimed that “The motive was to defend my honour and dignity”. Rape in Iran is seen as a shame and a dishonour for the family of the victim and because of this, the crime usually goes unreported and unpunished.
Timofei BYELO PRAVDA.Ru
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