A 48-year-old refugee from Iraq, sentenced to six months in prison after he had worn out a knife and threatened to kill his entire family in an honor-related family conflict. But the man can stay in Sweden after serving his sentence.
The Iraqi family coming to Sweden in December 2015. It consists of a father and a mother, and the couple's three daughters, 21, 18 and 15 year old and a three year old boy. The family ends up in Långshyttan, Dalarna.
In Sweden, hits the 18-year-old daughter of an Iraqi boy and they become a couple. When the relationship ends is the former boyfriend vindictive, he put out pictures of his former girlfriend in social media and is thus violating her and her family's honor.
In November last year, the 18-year-old girl's father learned of the pictures and then becomes threatening and aggressive towards his family. He goes to the furious attack on his wife and overwhelms her with slaps and kicks and blows to the head and the rest of the body. The 21-year-old daughter trying to walk between and is then beaten her with, among other things, with a cord winder.
- You're a disgrace, you and your daughters is a shame for me! screaming man.
The three-year old boy crying, terrified, grabs his father's bones and urges him to stop hitting mom. In the end, 48-year-old go from there.
But the next day the father goes to the attack when the family should eat breakfast. This time he rips up a meat knife which he threatened the family with.
- I'll kill you! I'll kill you! he yells.
- I have to kill you! You are a disgrace you and your daughters!
His wife, three daughters and the youngest son flees into a bedroom. They barricaded the door with two bureaus and call the police. When police patrol coming to the apartment apprehended the 48-year-old man and taken to the police station for questioning. The rest of the family found terrified inside the bedroom.
In questioning tells the wife and three daughters that they want to live a secular life in Sweden, meet what they want and that the father threatens their freedom. His wife would not be the three-year old boy to be influenced by her father. They therefore want the father returned to his home country.
48-year-old claiming instead that he is the victim of a conspiracy by his wife and children. He says they are lying because they hope to more easily obtain a residence permit in Sweden if they depict it as they live under threat.
Falu District Court considers it proven by medical reports and testimony from the police patrol that women abused by the father. He therefore sentenced to six months in prison for assault and unlawful threats.
The prosecutor had faced trial also seeks the expulsion of the violent father. It does not consider the Court is justified. The crime is "not of such a serious nature that it may be sufficient grounds for expulsion," the judgment.