Iran – Kurdistan: Homa Hajipour,killed by her husband-July 26, 2021
Homa Hajipour lived in Finland with her two children for several years. She returned to Iran to the city of Sardasht in Kurdistan to file for a legal divorce. On July 26, her husband Majid Bitoshi, shot her with 20 bullets and killed her. In Homa’s patriarchal culture, a woman asking for a divorce is considered disgraceful and an insult to masculinity.