Noor Almaleki has died. Faleh Hassan Almaleki is now a murderer.
An Arizona University professor, Tom Keil, teaches the "sociology of murder."
The kinship groups are so tight that when someone dishonors themselves, they dishonor the whole kinship group," he added. "This Iraqi man would be diminished in the eyes of fellow Middle Easterners. If the family does not do something to restore honor, they are looked at in a peculiar way."This article quotes an autopsy report in Baghdad's Institute of Forensic Medicine:
"killed to wash away her disgrace" as a cause of death on autopsy reports.
Faleh Hassan Almaleki
Dinah Lord has the story and all the background of this murder.