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647 Women Killed in the Name of 'Honour' Last Year
Society & Culture  (tags: Women violence, killing, HRCP, Pakistan, Suicide )

Sophie
- 1617 days ago - dailytimes.com.pk
The 2009 report of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) released on Monday revealed that there was a sharp surge in violence against women and 1,401 women were murdered during 2009. Out of these, 647 were murdered in the name of "honour",
   

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