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Mohammad Ali his bride Zakia have been fleeing the honor killing threats of her family, as well as the threat of arrest from the Afghan police, who are seeking them on what the couple say are concocted charges of bigamy and even "attempted adultery." Hindu Kush, Afghanistan. April 2014.
Mohammad Ali his bride Zakia have been fleeing the honor killing threats of her family, as well as the threat of arrest from the Afghan police, who are seeking them on what the couple say are concocted charges of bigamy and even "attempted adultery." Hindu Kush, Afghanistan. April 2014.

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Rod Nordland, the journalist who found Afghanistan's Romeo and Juliet, says that in that country, despair all too often comes to an end in a so-called "honor killing."

Afghanistan's Romeo and Juliet

Rod Nordland, the journalist who found Afghanistan's Romeo and Juliet, says that in that country, despair all too often comes to an end in a so-called "honor killing."