1. "Pakistani Rural Areas Still Practice Honor Killing" Morning Edition (NPR) Date: January 1, 1996

2. "'Honor' Murders--Why the Perps Get off Easy." Middle East Quarterly December 1, 2000 Feldner, Yotam

3. "Religious Law Chafes Christians and Muslims Alike 02/06/09 Women's eNews - New York,NY,USA

4. "Thousands of Women Killed for Family 'Honor'" Hillary Mayell, National Geographic News February 12, 2002

5. " Women Under Attack in Iraq, Afghanistan" Associated Press/AP Online October 27, 2006

6. "Sites of Violence: Gender and Conflict Zones: Wenona Giles, Jennifer Hyndman; University of California Press, 2004 Page 108

7. " Islam and the liberation of women in the Middle East: separation of mosque and state is the only answer."(Women And Religions) Free Inquiry October 1, 2003 Kamguian, Azam

8. Pamela K. Taylor Aasiya Hassan, Domestic Violence and Islam Washington Post Blogs - Washington,DC,USA 2-26-2009

9. ""Honor" Murders--Why the Perps Get off Easy." Middle East Quarterly December 1, 2000 Feldner, Yotam

10. A Faith of Their Own: Muslim Women Seek the Renewal of Islam Asra Q. Nomani; Sojourners Magazine, Vol. 36, March 2007

11. "Imam explains Islam’s Links to Christianity, Judaism" Russ Morgan Friday, February 27, 2009 Emporia Gazette - Emporia,KS,USA

12. Islamic Women "Warriors" By Frances Kissling March 6, 2009 Religion Dispatches - San Francisco,CA,USA

13. http://endabuse.org/resources/facts/

14. "Afghanistan Country Reports on Human Rights Practices - 2006" the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor March 6, 2007 US Department of state

15. "Why do Muslims execute innocent people?": Middle East Quarterly September 22, 2006 MacEoin, Denis

16. "Sites of Violence: Gender and Conflict Zones" Wenona Giles, Jennifer Hyndman; University of California Press, 2004 Page 112

17. "Fighting Violence Against Women in Iraqi Kurdistan" 15/12/2008 Shedha Al Jabbouri Asharq Alawsat - London,UK

18. "Iraq fails to prevent 'honor killings', THE OBSERVER, LONDON Monday, Dec 01, 2008, Page 7

19. "Iraq fails to prevent 'honor killings', THE OBSERVER, LONDON Monday, Dec 01, 2008, Page 7

20. "Dismantling the Iraqi Social Fabric: From Dictatorship through Sanctions to Occupation" Shereen T. Ismael; Journal of Comparative Family Studies, Vol. 35, 2004

21. "Kurdish poet Abdullah Goran (1904-1962), condemned honor killing in a poem Berde-nusek 'A Tomb-Stone'(In Memory of Fadime Sahindal)" International Journal of Kurdish Studies January 1, 2002

22. "Why do Muslims execute innocent people?" Middle East Quarterly September 22, 2006 MacEoin, Denis

23. " NEW MOTHER SLAIN IN JORDAN HONOR KILLING" United Press International June 3, 2004

24." Honor Killing in Texas" Human Events January 14, 2008 Spencer, Robert

25 Jan 28, 2009 Muslim 'Honor Killing' American Style J. Grant Swank, Jr. Post Chronicle - USA New York

26. "Brutal honor killing case opens in Germany" United Press International 12-17-2008

27. " The condition of women in developing and developed countries." Independent Review September 22, 2006

28. Jordanian arrested for killing his sister The Associated Press February 11, 2009

29. "Police will not charge Israeli chief rabbi in kidnapping case, paper says" AP Worldstream May 13, 2005

30 "'Honor' Murder in Israel" Maayana Miskin 01/12/09, Arutz Sheva - Israel

31. Thursday 23 June 2005 "Murdered in name of family honour" Chris McGrealguardian.co.uk,

32. "Full family jailed for honor killing act" January 14, 2009 Hürriyet - Turkey

33. Eight beheaded in Indian 'honor killing' Feb. 12, 2009 United Press International

34. Eight family members beheaded in Bihar revenge killing Wed Feb 11, 2009 Reuters

35 "Victim's family sues suspect in honor killing" By Scott Smith January 24, 2009


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