Despite Rayhaneh Jabbari’s execution, mother vows to prove her innocence

In an exclusive interview with Fox News’ Lisa Daftari, only 48 hours after her daughter’s execution by the Iranian regime, Shole Pakravan, Rayhaneh Jabbari’s mother called for human rights campaigners around the world to investigate Rayhaneh’s case in international courts. “The government’s message to the women of iran was that you cannot defend yourself in the face of rape or …

Lisa DaftariDespite Rayhaneh Jabbari’s execution, mother vows to prove her innocence

Rayhaneh Jabbari: Executed by Iran regime – A life in pictures

During the early hours of Saturday October 25th 2014,  Rayhaneh jabbari became the 967th person to be executed since Hassan Rouhani took office as President of Iran in August 2013. Her alleged crime? Accused of stabbing to death a man who tried to rape her. jQuery(window).load(function() {jQuery('.x-flexslider-shortcode-1').flexslider({selector : '.x-slides > li',prevText : '',nextText : '',animation : 'slide',controlNav : false,directionNav : true,slideshowSpeed ...
Lisa DaftariRayhaneh Jabbari: Executed by Iran regime – A life in pictures
Iran executes Reyhaneh Jabbari, despite international calls for her release

Iran regime executes Rayhaneh Jabbari, despite international calls for her release

The Iranian government carried out the execution of Rayhaneh Jabbari Saturday, a 26-year-old woman accused of stabbing to death a man who tried to rape her. In a case that has garnered international media attention and provoked numerous online petitions and condemnations from international human rights organizations, Iran’s official IRNA news agency confirmed Jabbari was executed at dawn. Jabbari, who …

Lisa DaftariIran regime executes Rayhaneh Jabbari, despite international calls for her release
Reyhaneh Jabbari

Iran: Rayhaneh Jabbari set to be executed on Saturday, mother told to say last goodbye

Reports from Iran suggest that Rayhaneh Jabbari’s execution is set to be carried out on Saturday. Prison officials called Rayhaneh’s family in Iran informing them to say their last goodbyes this evening, according to Fariborz Jabbari, an uncle currently living in Germany. Jabbari, who worked as a decorator, was convicted of the 2007 fatal stabbing of Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a …

Lisa DaftariIran: Rayhaneh Jabbari set to be executed on Saturday, mother told to say last goodbye

ISIS & Social Media- Do we need better monitoring and oversight?

ISIS & Social Media- Do we need better monitoring and oversight? -Jihadis are using Western social media platforms for two reasons: To recruit and to intimidate. -But is social media and recruitment surveillance solely the responsibility of law enforcement agencies? Where are the parents? The community? Where are they being radicalized? -The targeting of men vs. women: Taking a closer …

Lisa DaftariISIS & Social Media- Do we need better monitoring and oversight?
Asia Bibi

Pakistani court upholds death sentence for Asia Bibi, Christian woman accused of insulting Islam

Asia Bibi was harvesting berries in Pakistan five years ago when she took the drink of water that could cost her her life. A Christian in the Muslim-dominated and increasingly intolerant nation, the mother of five was quickly assailed by the other women working the field in a tiny village in the Punjab province. First they said they would not …

Lisa DaftariPakistani court upholds death sentence for Asia Bibi, Christian woman accused of insulting Islam