Sicily: Muslim Man Beats Pregnant Wife For Taking Off Veil In Scorching Heat
Qur’an Sura 4:34, “Men have authority over women because [Allah] has made the one superior to the other… Good women are obedient… As for those from whom you fear disobedience, admonish them and send them to beds apart and beat them. Then if they obey you, take no further action against them…”
The woman, a 20-year-old from the town of Porto Empedocle in Sicily’s southern province of Agrigento, was taken to hospital for treatment.
The man, 19 years old, was stopped by police after the incident and charged with assault.
The couple live in Turin for work reasons and had come to Porto Empedocle on vacation, to visit the woman’s parents. According to the woman, whose father is Tunisian, she had asked her husband’s permission to remove the veil because she was having trouble breathing. The husband at first responded by yelling at her, perhaps in hope of intimidating her, she said. When she removed the veil, he beat her for her lack of respect and also threatened passersby who tried to intervene on her behalf.” Source – ANSA.
Flashback: Italy: Muslim Man Severely Beats Daughter In Mall For Refusing To Wear Veil – “Italian police have charged a Moroccan man for recently severely injuring his daughter when he beat her in a shopping mall in northern Italy for not wearing a veil… Trouble started when her refusal to don a veil and accept an arranged marriage, the paper said. Recently turned 18, in a Modena shopping mall ran into her father who beat her with kicks and punches breaking her nose.” Read more.
Flashback: France: Woman Lifts Veil Because She Is Too Hot, Husband Breaks Her Jaw – “A man violently struck his wife last Thursday because she removed her veil. The courts have just sentenced him to 2 years, including 6 months without remission. The young 24-year-old woman and her husband were on holiday in Marseilles. When they were leaving a supermarket, the wife, no longer able to bear the heat, lifted her veil back up. Her husband found the sight of her naked neck intolerable and punched her several times until her nose was broken.” Source – Islam Verses Europe.