The son of an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned to death for adultery told a French press conference via telephone on Monday that he fears her execution will be carried out shortly after the Muslim holy month of Ramadan ends later this week.
The son of an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned to death on an adultery charge said Monday that he is worried that her execution could be carried out soon with the end of a moratorium on death sentences for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
Shahnaz Gholami was confined to the same cell as Turkish-speaking Sakineh before fleeing the country while on bail.
Gholami told FRANCE 24: “Her words had been dubbed into Persian and she talked about many other issues .... in my opinion it was not Sakineh.”
99 lashes for a photo of another woman
Date created : 2010-09-06