• Thursday, December 08, 2022


Husband’s anguish over Samia Shahid honour killing: “All I can do now is get justice”

Samia Shahid died in Pakistan

By: Eastern Eye Staff

The husband of a Bradford woman who died in a suspected honour killing in Pakistan has said he wants the world to know what happened to her to bring a stop to the brutal practice. Syed Mukhtar Kazam, who married Samia Sha­hid in 2014, believes she was murdered for bring­ing dishonour on her parents by converting to Shia Islam before their wedding. Shahid, 28, had been living with Kazam in Du­bai and was previously married to Muhammed Shakeel, who was also her first cousin. Shakeel, who is accused of her murder appeared in court for a second time on Wednesday…

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