The Stoning of Soraya M.

A drama set in 1986 Iran and centered on a man, Sahebjam, whose car breaks down in a remote village and enters into a conversation with Zahra, who relays to him the story about her niece, … This 2010 articles states: ‘Stonings are thankfully rare in Iran, but they represent the ugly tip of a very large iceberg. At least 190 people have already been executed this year.’ Countries where stoning is legal and/or practised include: Afghanistan, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudia Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.  Click here to learn more or watch the movie trailer.





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