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News :: Human Rights
Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
17 year old Rape Victim to be hanged
Iran to hang teenage girl attacked by rapists
Sat. 07 Jan 2006

Iran Focus

Tehran, Iran, Jan. 07 – An Iranian court has sentenced a teenage rape victim to death by hanging after she weepingly confessed that she had unintentionally killed a man who had tried to rape both her and her niece.

The state-run daily Etemaad reported on Saturday that 18-year-old Nazanin confessed to stabbing one of three men who had attacked the pair along with their boyfriends while they were spending some time in a park west of the Iranian capital in March 2005.

Nazanin, who was 17 years old at the time of the incident, said that after the three men started to throw stones at them, the two girls’ boyfriends quickly escaped on their motorbikes leaving the pair helpless.

She described how the three men pushed her and her 16-year-old niece Somayeh onto the ground and tried to rape them, and said that she took out a knife from her pocket and stabbed one of the men in the hand.

As the girls tried to escape, the men once again attacked them, and at this point, Nazanin said, she stabbed one of the men in the chest. The teenage girl, however, broke down in tears in court as she explained that she had no intention of killing the man but was merely defending herself and her younger niece from rape, the report said.

The court, however, issued on Tuesday a sentence for Nazanin to be hanged to death.

Last week, a court in the city of Rasht, northern Iran, sentenced Delara Darabi to death by hanging charged with murder when she was 17 years old. Darabi has denied the charges.

In August 2004, Iran’s Islamic penal system sentenced a 16-year-old girl, Atefeh Rajabi, to death after a sham trial, in which she was accused of committing “acts incompatible with chastity”.

The teenage victim had no access to a lawyer at any stage and efforts by her family to retain one were to no avail. Atefeh personally defended herself and told the religious judge that he should punish those who force women into adultery, not the victims. She was eventually hanged in public in the northern town of Neka.

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Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
This is the same country that claims they have no plans on using their nuclear weapons on others that they currently promise to erase from the map.
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
period. that's why you keep posting this stupid story. because no one will respond. because no one cares.

and hey, guess what?


no one cares.
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
never heard of Iran Focus... is that run by Ahmed Chalabi? Judith Miller? AIPAC? The Rendon Group? Could you point us to the resumés of the editors?
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
No one cares when moslem abuse women and gays. Why? We must be tolerant of the Religion of Peace (TM)
http://www,thereligioonofpeace.com
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
Aki, if english were your first language, you would not refer to them as "gays", which sounds derogatory.

So, what IS your first language, hm?
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
Farsi, how about you?
The plural of "gay" is "gays" it refers to gay people of both sexes.
Islam does not tolerate gays, but like the Nazis, it doesn't keep them from having sex with boys. Go figure.
A woman who is raped must have three witnesses to prove her allegation. Otherwise she is likley to be convicted and put to death for unislamic behaviour
Remember the Brown Shirts?
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
"Nazanin, who was 17 years old at the time of the incident, said that after the three men started to throw stones at them, the two girls’ boyfriends quickly escaped on their motorbikes leaving the pair helpless."
--What a couple of jerks
Israeli BS alert!
09 Feb 2006
And in the early 1950s, agents of an Israeli terrorist cell operating in Egypt planted bombs in several buildings, including U.S. diplomatic facilities, then left behind "evidence" implicating the Arabs as the culprits (one of the bombs detonated prematurely, allowing the Egyptians to identify the bombers). Israel's Defense Minister was brought down by the scandal, along with the entire Israeli government. See also this confirmation.

http://www.stanford.edu/group/SHR/5-1/text/beinin.html

http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/History/lavon.html
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
That sucks. We have our own problems. Like the fact that we execute mentally retarded people, have politicians that lie to go to war, have crazy nazi wanna bes that kill queers in bars........ The problems of one person in Iran are not really that urgent to me personally. I don't mean to sound unsimpathetic, but we need to protect the world from our military elite class that wishes to thow its weight around and kill millions.
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
"we need to protect the world from our military elite class that wishes to thow its weight around and kill millions."

No. No. We need to *join* it.
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
I see, because islam is abusive of women. Israel is bad because of a scandal in Egypt...hey, there goes Hailey's Comet. Darn, you missed it...hey there it goes again...what were we talking about?
Oh yeah israel is bad because moslems hate women.
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
it's more like israel and the usa have so many of their own actions/laws/policies/histories to be ashamed of that it makes this whole fiction about democracy and human rights in iran or venezuela look like a big distraction.
oh look, there's bad ole iran, they're muslims you know.
oh, and that chavez is really asking for it by challenging our oil companies...
wait, what were we saying again? oh yeah, those muslims and socialists are bad because we are power-mad terrorists.
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
09 Feb 2006
Look here, mortal--you know full well what she meant--the Muslims are being incited so that the western media can exploit the images of their rage. It is cultural RAPE. More than 50 years ago in Egypt, the Israeli government tried to frame Muslims for an atrocity they did not commit. Hmmmm.

Sounds like a demolition I witnessed in the movie Loose Change.....
Re: Religion of Peace Alert
10 Feb 2006
f---in' brilliant, actually :)

it's OVER! no one believes in Islamofascists anymore.

Not after seeing the movie Loose Change. Which in spanish is Menudo.... to think! Menudo brings down global conspiracy! you couldn't write this stuff or make it up!