Woman Beaten Up - Accused of ‘Christianizing’ Muslim Girl

Country: Turkey

Date of incident: March 8, 2006

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Islamist / Private



A Muslim woman was attacked and beaten in her shop. The attacker accused the woman of “Christianizing” his daughter. The perpetrator was arrested and was tried on charges of willful infliction of injury. He was punished with a fine.

Source:
OSCE HATE CRIMES REPORT 2006
http://www.osce.org/odihr/26759