A Pakistani teenager, Zeenat Bibi, 16, was burnt to death by her mother for marrying a man of her choice. The mother set daughter on fire before going on the street to alert neighbors that she killed her own child to end the shame she put the family through. This incident is the latest in a string of the so called “honor killings,” that has gained international attention.
The incident occurred in Lahore, Pakistan few days after the couple tied the knot and obtained marriage license.
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