A painful incident shook the Iraqi street during the past hours, and caused a sensation on social media. According to bloggers, the authorities should inflict the most severe punishments on the father, so that he could serve as an example to others.
He wanted a boy, may God bless him with a female child.. This reason alone was enough to prompt an Iraqi man to suffocate his two-month-old daughter to death in Al-Rifai neighborhood in Mosul, Nineveh Governorate.
The painful incident that shook the Iraqi street yesterday, Wednesday, caused a sensation on social media. According to bloggers, the authorities should inflict the most severe punishments on the father, so that he could serve as an example to others.
According to local media, the perpetrator said he killed his daughter because his wife only had daughters.
And Alaa Nuri wrote: “If the female slave was asked, for what sin was she killed … in a painful and strange accident that indicates the return of the first ignorance … a father kills his daughter, who is only two months old, in Mosul because he was succeeded by only daughters.”
In turn, the “Iraqi Women’s Rights” page reported the news and wrote: “A father kills his two-month-old daughter by suffocation under the pretext that only daughters left him! The incident took place in the Al-Rifa’i neighborhood on the right side of Mosul! If the Mawda was asked for what sin she was killed.”
Local sources stated that the security forces arrested the murderer father and opened an investigation into the incident.