Honor Killing

“The Price of Honor,” a documentary chronicling the honor killings of two girls, Sarah and Amina, premiered in Washington. The documentary tells the story of the two girls who were killed by their father for refusing to abide by the Egyptian tradition of arranged marriages. The girls had American boyfriends which was deemed unacceptable by their father, Yaser Said (who is still on the FBI’s Most Wanted list years after the crime). “The Price of Honor” was created by Xoel Pamos.

Read more at: http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/06/18/us-violence-women-honourkillings-idUSKBN0OY2UK20150618

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