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Iranian girl, 13, beheaded by father in ‘honor killing’ as she slept
Iranian girl, 13, beheaded by father in 'honor killing'
CNN Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called for new protections for women after a year-old girl was allegedly murdered by her father in a so-called " honor killing ," sparking outrage in the country. Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. More Videos Drone footage shows Sudan inundated by water.
Death of 14-year-old Iranian girl in so-called 'honor killing' sparks outrage
The experience of Women in Iran has fluctuated dramatically throughout history. The history, contributions, aspects, and roles of women in Iran have been many and varied. Historically, the traditional view of the role of a woman was that a woman would be confined to the home where she would manage a household and raise children. During the Pahlavi era , there was a drastic change towards the segregation of women: ban of the veil, right to vote, right to education, equal salaries for men and women, and the right to hold public office.
By Jackie Salo. May 27, pm Updated May 27, pm. The teen fell in love with the older man, Bahamn Khavari, in her hometown, but her father opposed their relationship and she eloped with him, the outlet reported.