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October 9 2014

The request for forgiveness was submitted by the 26 year old young woman to the victim's family by the 26-years-old woman

The execution of Reyhaneh Jabbari was stayed and postponed in Iran. New hope for saving her life.

Also the Community of Sant’Egidio renews its commitment for saving Reyaneh’s life and confirms the total opposition to the death penalty.

 
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Reyhaneh Jabbari, the Iranian girl sentenced to death has signed a request for forgiveness to the victim's family. So the hanging was suspended, even if you do not know for how long and what are the implications of the story. Now the request should be granted. It takes hope. Even the Community of Sant'Egidio is engaged in boosting the appeal of Reyhaneh's mother because her life is saved, and to reiterate the total opposition to the death penalty: “justice is done with the culture of life, not with the death penalty”.
 

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