Muslim ‘honor kills’ sister, runs over body repeatedly to make sure dead
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Amman: Honor killings occur almost regularly in the Muslim countries as once again its Jordon where a man was charged on Wednesday with killing his divorced sister after stabbing her and driving his truck over her body several times because of her alleged “suspicious behavior.”
Speaking on the condition of anonymity, a policeman told AFP “The suspect, in his forties, was charged with premeditated murder after confessing to the crime, claiming his divorced sister had indulged in suspicious behavior.”
The crime took place early on Wednesday in the northern Greco-Roman city of Jerash.
“The man stabbed the woman and then took her to a deserted area where he repeatedly ran over her body to make sure she was dead,” the spokesman said.
Murder is punishable by death in Jordan, but in so-called “honor killings,” courts can commute or reduce sentences, particularly if the victim’s family asks for leniency.
Earlier this month, a 65-year-old man was charged with stabbing to death his 25-year-old daughter after she gave birth outside wedlock.
Obama just gave $100M more of your tax dollars to Jordan, where men do this to their sisters in the name of Islam.
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