Monday, May 19, 2008

Brother Murders Sister For Honor

HAMBURG, Germany (AP) - A German man confessed to killing his 16-year-old sister in what investigators believe was an honor killing, police said MondayThe 23-year-old man, identified only as Ahmad O., said he stabbed his sister Morsal O. on Thursday night in the northern German city of Hamburg, police said. She died early Friday
morning from her wounds. Investigators said heThe man is being held on suspicion of murder.

The siblings are both German citizens of Afghan origin....



  1. The STOP HONORCIDE! campaign was launched on Mother's Day 2008. The goal of the campaign is to prosecute honorcides to the fullest extent of the law. We want honorcide to be classified as a hate crime and we advocate for every existing hate crime legislation to be amended to include honorcide.

  2. Anonymous5:35 PM

    At least this crime is being treated seriously. Too often the perpetrators of dishonor killings get off with nary a slap on the hands.

    Ellen R. Sheeley, Author
    "Reclaiming Honor in Jordan"

  3. Muslims Against Sharia ,

    Bless you for that !