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Five women 'killed by tribal elders for dancing and singing with men at wedding party in Pakistan'
Daily Mail ^ | 6 June 2012

Posted on 06/06/2012 8:53:18 PM PDT by george76

As wedding scenes go, it is a rather sedate affair.

But four women who joined in the celebrations are thought to have paid with their lives.

They are feared to have been the victims of honour killings after dancing with men.

In scenes from the wedding, they are pictured in heavy robes and headdresses, sitting on the floor while singing and clapping. Two men were apparently dancing next to them, while out of shot another person captures the moment on a mobile phone video camera. Soon afterwards, the women were said to have been shot or had their throats cut for breaking local customs that prevent them from dancing with the opposite sex.

Another woman, said to have been ‘an accomplice’, was also allegedly executed. Last night officials in Pakistan were travelling to the remote north-western village of Kohistan to investigate the claims. A tribal council of clerics – known as a Jirga – reportedly condemned the women to death for ‘fornication’ and staining their families’ names.

Their actions were said to have brought shame on the community, which frowns on men and women dancing together or fraternising at all.

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The chief secretary of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the province where the incident is said to have happened, argued that local laws did not allow women to travel in male company or face questions from a male judge.

(Excerpt) Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Extended News; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: 2012; corruption; crushislam; honorkillings; honour; honourkillings; islam; islamofascism; islamotrash; jirgas; kalbislam; killings; koran; muslims; pakistan; religionofpeace; rop; sharia; shariah; trop; waronwomen
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Five women 'killed by tribal elders for dancing and singing with men at wedding party in remote Pakistani village'

1 posted on 06/06/2012 8:53:27 PM PDT by george76
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To: george76
Now back to our continuing examination of "The Republican's War On Women."
2 posted on 06/06/2012 8:55:34 PM PDT by Steely Tom (If the Constitution can be a living document, I guess a corporation can be a person.)
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I guess they wanted to join the war on women.


4 posted on 06/06/2012 9:03:37 PM PDT by HIDEK6
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To: george76

I’m not sure which disgusts me more. The Muslims in this story or the human garbage that supports Muslims. period.

This crap “IS” Islam and there is no excuse for supporting it or them in any way, shape or form. Support of Islam goes against everything civilization stands for.


5 posted on 06/06/2012 9:03:44 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: george76

You never see the libs going nuts over the fact muslims keep doing these female-specific honor killings in the name of Allah.

It’s also funny how they never criticize the muslims at all, yet rip the Christians up and down because we support traditional marriage. We don’t go out and behead gays, like muslims do when they are discovered, but all the liberal hate is saved just for the Christians. We’re somehow worse because not supporting them in their perversion is worse than actually murdering them. That’s the liberal pretzel logic right there.


6 posted on 06/06/2012 9:19:47 PM PDT by Secret Agent Man (I can neither confirm or deny that; even if I could, I couldn't - it's classified.)
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To: george76

Forget the War on Terror. These subhuman lumps of dogs*** just need to be killed whenever and whereever possible.


7 posted on 06/06/2012 9:19:47 PM PDT by AAABEST (Et lux in tenebris lucet: et tenebrae eam non comprehenderunt)
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To: george76

Abandon any hope of influencing Pakistan, and leave it to its own (and India’s) devices. I see very little reason to be engaged with that country - and even less reason to allow anyone from there to travel to the USA, regardless of the passport they are holding.


8 posted on 06/06/2012 9:19:57 PM PDT by PGR88
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To: george76

Guess my idea for a popular music TV show “Pakibandstand”
will have to be shelved for the time being. Just have to con-
centrate on my line of designer prayer rugs.....


9 posted on 06/06/2012 9:27:56 PM PDT by Sivad (NorCal Red Turf)
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To: Tzar

But, it’s not fornication when it’s man-on-man. I say that because obviously it can’t be homosexuality in a muslim country.

Ah, Allah, moon (sin) god of yore, pagan to the heart.

What do you expect.


10 posted on 06/06/2012 9:37:54 PM PDT by Puckster
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Wonder how they knew who.


12 posted on 06/06/2012 9:44:29 PM PDT by HiTech RedNeck (Let me ABOs run loose Lou!)
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To: Sivad

Sounds fine to me. Instead of beating drums, they’ll beat women. (/SARC if anyone doesn’t notice.)


13 posted on 06/06/2012 9:45:54 PM PDT by HiTech RedNeck (Let me ABOs run loose Lou!)
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To: george76

who are these men that allow other men to kill their girlfriends,sisters,nieces,neighbors?...


14 posted on 06/06/2012 9:49:02 PM PDT by cherry
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To: george76

Ahh, yes, Pakistan, Afghanistan - where it is a crime to be a woman, yet accepted to touch boys dancing in women’s clothing. Where gays are executed, but pedophiles are good party starters..

Iraq made some sense - a nice shooting gallery to blow up a vast number of fanatics as they attacked our troops. Afghanistan? North Pakistan? Should have been flattened with nuclear weapons. Heck, probably would have improved the economy there too, sifting the rubble of the mountains for valuable ores.


15 posted on 06/06/2012 9:49:47 PM PDT by kingu (Everything starts with slashing the size and scope of the federal government.)
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To: george76

We must respect them and learn from them in the name of diversity. /s


16 posted on 06/06/2012 9:52:42 PM PDT by MV=PY (The Magic Question: Who's paying for it?)
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To: cherry

I don’t know. But I would personally send an extra large bottle of rat poison to any pakistani woman that needs/wants to take care of some... rats.


17 posted on 06/06/2012 9:53:15 PM PDT by Casie
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To: PGR88
Abandon any hope of influencing Pakistan, and leave it to its own (and India’s) devices. I see very little reason to be engaged with that country - and even less reason to allow anyone from there to travel to the USA, regardless of the passport they are holding.

Pakistan is not our friend. It never has been our friend. It never will be our friend. It has harbored the most extreme elements of Islamic fundamentalism for years. They have nuclear weapons. My fear is not that Pakistan will use a nuclear weapon against another nation. My fear is Pakistan will give a nuclear weapon to a terrorist group that will use it against my nation, or an European nation or Israel.

India is our friend. We should engage in a Military Pact with India that we will both come to the aid of each other if attacked.

18 posted on 06/06/2012 9:53:19 PM PDT by cpdiii (Deckhand, Roughneck, Mud Man, Geologist, Pilot, Pharmacist. THE CONSTITUTION IS WORTH DYING FOR!)
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To: Tzar

I have a unigue view here in Afghanistan....I see things.

And I mean, man-oh-man...eeerr, as in my last post.


19 posted on 06/06/2012 9:55:21 PM PDT by Puckster
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I suspect if they issued a $50K reward for evidence leading to the arrest of the perps, combined with a witness relocation package, they’d have more than a few people coming forward to snitch on the dirtbags who ordered the executions. But then again, this is Pakistan, where the leadership doesn’t even pretend to care about the people. A quick trial, combined with mass executions, would put a rapid stop to these incidents.


20 posted on 06/06/2012 10:02:28 PM PDT by Zhang Fei (Let us pray that peace be now restored to the world and that God will preserve it always.)
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You wouldn’t hear a word of criticism out of me if the world started nuking Islam. The U.S., Russia, China, India, Israel ... anybody who has nukes who wants to glassify these cretinous apeazoids can have at it.


22 posted on 06/06/2012 11:15:54 PM PDT by TigersEye (Life is about choices. Your choices. Make good ones.)
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Negatory Sir.....(didn’t make it sound like wasn’t did I)

Contractor. Getting as many as possible home whole and alive.


23 posted on 06/06/2012 11:47:15 PM PDT by Puckster
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To: george76

The Religion of Peace.

Says it all.


24 posted on 06/07/2012 12:42:48 AM PDT by Jack Hammer
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To: TigersEye

The only thing the average non muslim can really do is burn a Koran and upload the video every time there is a report like this. When the media catch on and stop reporting, buen a koran and upload the video just to piss them and the muslims off.

And if that makes them violent, well perhaps then our government will have to unshackle the military to deal with them permanently. And for those who scream “You’ll just get servicemen killed!!!” Here’s a tip. Many of those servicemen feel the same damn way.


25 posted on 06/07/2012 12:45:29 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: george76

The hills are aieeeeeeeeeeeeeee

26 posted on 06/07/2012 1:04:52 AM PDT by xp38
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To: george76

N.O.W. call for you on the red phone.


27 posted on 06/07/2012 2:24:03 AM PDT by bikerman (Obama lied,economy died.)
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To: Secret Agent Man

“It’s also funny how they never criticize the muslims at all, yet rip the Christians up and down because we support traditional marriage.”

I don’t bat an eye at these stories anymore; the war with Islam is between one culture that treats women as second-class citizens and another that treats men as second-class citizens. Who are we supposed to root for here?

Stories are posted about girls’ schools being targeted in Muslim countries, yet affirmative action keeps a lot of guys out of college (to the point where we have a 60:40 female:male ration in colleges - and taxpayer revenues are subsidizing those ladies’ educations).


28 posted on 06/07/2012 2:57:03 AM PDT by kearnyirish2
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To: Norm Lenhart
The Libs insist in the face of all evidence otherwise that there is a "moderate Islam" and that it can be separated and distinguished from "radical Islam".

Until we see "moderate Islam" loudly speaking out against events like this and regularly, consistently taking action up to and including capital punishment for "radical Islamic" acts such as in this story, this vision of "moderate Islam" our Lefties have will remain a pipe dream.

29 posted on 06/07/2012 3:13:11 AM PDT by FreedomPoster (Islam delenda est)
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Bloody savages!!


30 posted on 06/07/2012 3:36:28 AM PDT by elcid1970 (Nuke Mecca now. Death to Islam means freedom for all mankind.")
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To: cherry

Muslims hate women ?


31 posted on 06/07/2012 7:31:46 AM PDT by george76 (Ward Churchill : Fake Indian, Fake Scholarship, and Fake Art)
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To: Puckster
"Contractor"

Regardless, thank you for your service.

32 posted on 06/07/2012 7:40:45 AM PDT by SZonian (Throwing our allegiances to political party's in the long run gave away our liberty.)
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To: cherry

Love of anything seems a foreign concept to muzzies.
This is probably how they eliminate the old, ugly,
infertile among them and get a new model. Grandma
probably just eats to much anyway, and after the sister
gets married, she’s useless, mom has already done her
part.


35 posted on 06/07/2012 8:10:29 AM PDT by jusduat (on the mercy of the Lord alone.)
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To: george76

If the muzzies killed ALL of their women the problem would soon go away.


36 posted on 06/07/2012 9:51:54 AM PDT by TexasRepublic (Socialism is the gospel of envy and the religion of thieves)
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