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Anonymous Joins #SudanRevolts
World  (tags: Sudan, al-Bashir, Humanitarian aid, human rights, violence, conflict, stoning, adultery, anonymous )

Nancy
- 875 days ago - girifna.com
Anonymous answered the call of Sudanese activists to get the world's attention on the current protests that started on June 16 and are still going on now.
Protest Woman Sentenced to Death By Stoning in Sudan ACTION
World  (tags: Sudan, al-Bashir, Humanitarian aid, human rights, violence, conflict, stoning, adultery )

Nancy
- 896 days ago - forcechange.com
A twenty-year-old Sudanese woman received a death by stoning sentence for adultery. She is currently imprisoned in Khartoum, where her and her baby son are shackled.
Protest Woman Sentenced to Death By Stoning in Sudan
World  (tags: world, humanrights, ACTION, Stoning, death )

Rose
- 899 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir Goal: Protect Sudanese woman from being stoned to death for adultery, and advocate for a stoning ban.
ACTION ALERT : URGENT: Execution of Sakineh Ashtiani Believed to Be Imminent: 5 Things You Should Do NOW !
World  (tags: execution, stoning, barbaric, sakineh ashtiani, women, violence, government iran )

Simone
- 1485 days ago - ourcompass.wordpress.com
According to news received from the International Committees against Stoning and Execution, the Islamic Republic is preparing to execute Sakineh Ashtiani in the next few days.
Help Save This Woman From Being Stoned to Death ! TAKE ACTION !
World  (tags: humans, women, stoning, protection, violence )

Cher
- 1539 days ago - change.org
Sakine Mohammadi e Ashtiani faces a horrible punishment for an act of nature: sex. But apparently sex outside of marriage is volatile enough that this woman deserves to be executed by stoning. At least some people in Iran think so. She will almost
Iran Stands Firm Over Ashtiani Stoning Case
World  (tags: world, iran, politics, punishment, stoning, ashtiani )

Michelle
- 1541 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Foreign powers should stop interfering in the case of an Iranian woman who was sentenced to death by stoning, Iran's foreign ministry has said. In Tehran, a spokesman said the case of Sakineh Ashtiani "should not become a human rights ...
Iran Facing International Pressure Over Stoning Threat
World  (tags: iran, stoning, ashtiani )

Michelle
- 1541 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The international community is calling for Iran to reconsider the stoning to death of a woman for adultery.France's foreign minister has said he is willing to "do anything" to save Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani.
- French Minister Kouchner Pledges to Help Save Ashtiani
World  (tags: iran, france, ashtiani, stoning, punishment, crime )

Michelle
- 1542 days ago - bbc.co.uk
French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner has said he is willing "to do anything" to save an Iranian woman facing a death sentence for adultery."If I must go to Tehran to save her, I'll go to Tehran," Mr Kouchner said of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani
Vatican 'May Appeal' to Iran Over Stoning Case
World  (tags: vatican, iran, stoning, adultery, woman )

Sophie
- 1543 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The Vatican has said it could appeal diplomatically to Iran to spare the life of an Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning for adultery.
Indonesia's Aceh Province OKs Stoning for Adulterers
World  (tags: world, Indonesia, muslims, crime, sharia, law, adultery, stoning, hanging, lashing, homosexuality, prison, beheading, beating, humanrights, freedoms, crime, asia, humanrights, civilliberties, middle-east, death, violence, society, culture )

Tom
- 1898 days ago - latimes.com
Offending married couples can be punished by a minimum of 100 lashings and a maximum of stoning to death. It also imposes severe prison terms for homosexuality, which will be punishable by public lashings and more than eight years in prison.
Sudanese Woman Sent to Jail for Wearing Pants Is Freed
World  (tags: world, sudan, Lubna, Hussein, journalist, womensrights, islam, sharia, law, repression, flogging, lashing, stoning, middle-east, africa, violence, terrorism, corruption, politics, humanrights, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Tom
- 1905 days ago - latimes.com
The Sudanese government freed journalist Lubna Hussein after she was convicted of public indecency for wearing pants and refused to pay a fine. She says the government was "unnerved" by her presence in prison because she would report on conditions inside.
Sign Petition: End Domestic Violence in the Muslim World
World  (tags: world, middle-east, sharia, law, africa, muslim, domestic, violence, humiliation, beatings, mutilation, flogging, rape, honor, killing, stoning, acid, attacks, FGM, lashes, women, girls, human, rights, freedom, abuse, cruelty )

Tom
- 1936 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Assaults on women and young girls, especially domestic violence, acid attacks, honor killings, FGM and forced marriage that have become a growing problem in some Muslim countries, are barbaric, inhumane and completely contrary to Islamic teachings.
Sign Petition: International Coalition for Women's Rights
World  (tags: society, culture, world, muslim, sharia, law, domestic, violence, humiliation, beatings, mutilation, flogging, rape, honor, killing, stoning, acid, attacks, FGM, lashes, women, children, human, rights, freedom, abuse, cruelty )

Tom
- 1936 days ago - petitiononline.com
Sharia law deems a woman unequal and subordinate to her husband. Under Sharia, women's testimony is worth half that of men's, women have limited rights to divorce and child custody and women can be executed for apostasy or stoned to death for adultery.
Pakistan Moves to Outlaw Domestic Violence
World  (tags: world, middle-east, pakistan, muslim, domestic, violence, humiliation, beatings, mutilation, flogging, rape, honor, killing, stoning, acid, attacks, FGM, lashes, women, girls, human, rights, freedom, abuse, cruelty )

Tom
- 1936 days ago - google.com
Pakistan moved towards outlawing domestic violence when lawmakers approved a bill Tuesday that will punish those found guilty of beating women or children with jail terms and fines. The law, passed unanimously, was called a "big day" for Pakistani women.
U.S. Reshaping Darfur Policy
World  (tags: world, violence, darfur, sudan, genocide, crime, death, conflict, human, rights, starvation, rape, flogging, stoning, sharia, women, freedom, obama, politics )

Tom
- 1940 days ago - latimes.com
The Obama administration is working on a new approach that may soften some sanctions against the Sudan government. Obama's UN ambassador, Susan Rice, who helped draft the sanctions, argues for a tougher stance, declaring that genocide continues in Darfur.
 

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