Another week, another killing of a young women for a silly crime of talking to boys. With the Islamic information being available easily in the digital format all over the internet, hopefully a lot of Muslims are able to understand that Honour killings are not Islamic and there is no honour in them on the day of Judegement when we are in front of our Creator.
Liz Jones in The Daily Mail has somehow managed to blame all the Muslims and Islam as medieval, backward thinking, clannish and patriarchal but we cant blame her, The Daily Mail is well known for its Islamophobic attacks and lack or properly researched articles. She has on the other hand highlighted some very interesting points that we as Muslims should not be ignoring.
Mustafa Akyol in The Turkish Daily News highlights the following:
There is a section on The Islam Awareness Homepage on Honour Killing, please go through that if you have any doubts.