honour based violence

Sweden Sees Rise in Forced and Child Marriage Reports

According to the National Suppression of Honor Prevention of Childhood and Forced Marriage, a hotline set up for victims, the number of calls from those wanting to get out of forced or child marriages has steadily increased in Sweden.

GAZA CITY, GAZA STRIP - AUGUST 05: A young relative stands with a groom during a mass wedding organized by the Palestinian party Hamas August 5, 2005 in Gaza City, the Gaza Strip. The brides have a separate ceremony in private. During the two-day celebration, 111 couples will be married. …

Trio Found Guilty Of ‘Honour-Based’ Attack, Avoid Prison

Three Muslim men from Lancashire accused of honour-based violence have avoided prison despite being found guilty of attacking the boyfriend of one of their sisters. Preston Crown Court was told Kasim Ali, 25, targeted Aquib Baig because his extended family did not approve

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 16: A statue of the scales of justice stands above the Old Bailey on February 16, 2015 in London, England.