Outrage rising among Palestinians over steady increase in 'honor killings'
Annual number of Palestinian women murdered by family members quintuples since 2011.
The steady rise in the number of murders of Palestinian women by family members – known by the Orwellian misnomer "honor killings" – is sparking more urgent protests from Palestinian human rights activists. Yet neither the Hamas leadership in Gaza nor the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank is responding, Al Jazeera reported Tuesday.
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