Honour killing story: Elena (2019)

What is an honour killing? An honour killing is a murder in the name of honour. If a brother murders his sister to restore family honour, it is an honour killing. According to activists, the most common reasons for honour killings are as the victim: refuses to cooperate in an arranged marriage. wants to end […]

Honour killing story: Anka (2011)

Honour killing story caret-down caret-up caret-left caret-right Anka born: 1960 Attempted murder: 7 April 2011 Residence: Fürth Origin: Serbia Children: 4 Perpetrator: her ex-husband Djura A. (53 years) Round 1979 Anka and Djura get married in Serbia. They have four children together. The family lives in Germany and Serbia, how exactly, is unclear. The marriage […]

Honour killing story: Marina and an unborn child (2013)

Honour killing story Marina and an unborn child born: 1976 stabbed: 1 July 2013 Residence: Marburg Provenance: Victim: Croatia; Perpetrator: Serbia Children: 3 and an unborn child Perpetrator: her husband (32 years) Marina is a Christian Croat. She has a seven year old child from a previous relationship and two children (2 & 3 years) […]

Honour killing story: Mara

Honour killing story Mara Born: 1968 killed: 18 July 2016 Location: St. Georgen (Black Forest) Origin: Serbia Children: 2 common and 1 from a previous relationship Perpetrator: her ex-husband (59 years) Nothing much is known about this case: the perpetrator is a Serb who came to Germany at the age of 13. He does not […]

Honour killing story: Boban K.

Honour killing story Boban K. born: 1973 Shot: 9 June 2016 Residence: Hamburg Origin: Serbia / Roma Children: 4 Perpetrator: Roberto F. (22 years) Boban belongs to a Roma family from Serbia and is said to work as a scrap dealer. His 19-year-old daughter Amanda is in love with Roberto of a friendly clan. When […]

Honour killing story: Mervete G.

Honour killing story Mervete G. born: 1977 Shot: April 1, 2018 Residence: Winterlingen (Baden-Württemberg) Origin: Victim: Kosovo; Perpetrator: Serbia Children: 4 (at act 6, 8, 12, 17 y.) Perpetrator: her ex-husband Dugi G. (48 y.) On Easter Sunday 2018 the 48-year-old Serbian Dugi shoots his wife Mervete in the family apartment in Winterlingen on the […]