Turkey: Killing for Honour

Channel 4

Unreported World

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In this week's Unreported World, Reporter Ramita Navai and Producer Matt Haan travel to south-eastern Turkey to investigate so-called 'Honour Killings'.


As Turkey modernizes in a bid for EU membership, the team discovers the ancient traditions are still resulting in hundreds of women being murdered every year, sometimes for as little as standing too close to an unmarried man.


"The chilling documentary…casts a new light on the country that is visited by more than a million Brits a year."
- The Sun


"The film is as necessary as it is depressing."
- The Guardian

First Broadcast

February 27, 2009

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Credits

Producer Director:

Karim Shah

Reporter:

Krishnan Guru-Murthy

Editor:

Michelle Tsen

Series Editor:

Sue Turton

Executive Producer:

Eamonn Matthews

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