Sherry Rehman is an opposition Senator in Pakistan's parliament. She previously served as Pakistan's Ambassador to the United States, as well as Federal Minister. In 2004, Rehman became the first parliamentarian in the country to introduce a bill against honor killings. The views expressed are her own.
Islamabad (CNN)The savage murder of a young girl at the hands of her own family and community made headlines last month for the sheer scale of its pre-mediated brutality.