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What happens to women accused of adultery in Pakistan?

Earlier in 2014, a young pregnant woman was stoned to death by her family in Pakistan - after she married a man they did not approve of.

The killing of Farzana Perveen made headlines around the world but it was not a solitary case.

An equal rights group in Pakistan claims more than a thousand women have been murdered for so called 'honour' crimes this year alone.

The BBC's Yalda Hakim has gained rare access to a women's prison and a shelter for women fleeing their families to find out what life is like for some of Pakistan's most vulnerable

  • 11 Dec 2014
  • From the section Asia
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