The Charger Bulletin

Afghan Woman Killed for Giving Birth to Girl

Liz De La Torre

February 8, 2012

The fight for women’s rights has been a long struggle in the Middle East, and it continues. A twenty-two year old woman in Afghanistan identified as Estorai was allegedly strangled to death by her husband, Sher Mohammad, for giving birth to yet another girl at least two months ago. In a culture wh...

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