Execution of Iranian woman sentenced to hanging for killing alleged attacker is postponed



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The execution of a 26-year-old Iranian woman who was sentenced to death for killing a man who allegedly tried to rape her has apparently been postponed for ten days.

Reyhaneh Jabbari was arrested in 2007 for the killing of Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former employee of Iran’s Ministry of Intelligence. Jabbari, who was 19 at the time, maintains he drugged her and tried to rape her.

She admits stabbing him in the back with a small pocket knife, but says another man in the house killed him - a …
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