Over the past few days, a young woman in Baneh ended her life by hanging herself.

Kurdistan Human Rights Network )KHRN) has been informed that On Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017, a19-year-old woman called “Shabnam Khadri” (resident of Soleiman Big of Baneh) ended her life by hanging herself in her house. The main cause of her suicide has not been clearly specified so far.

Reports indicate that over the past year, dozens of women have committed Suicide for various reasons. Many experts believe that women are still deprived of many righteous privileges due to socio-economic, legal discrimination and cultural constraints. Although attempts are made to show that psychological and individual factors have led to the current situation, the experts believe that the socio-economic and political policies of the Iranian government, in addition, the traditional beliefs of Kurdistan community play a decisive role in driving people to suicide.