Iran executes Reyhaneh Jabbari, despite international calls for her release

Iran 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 …

einfalIran 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 …

einfalIran: 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 …

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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 …

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