There’s no honour in honour killing; Govt firm to empower women: PM

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ISLAMABAD, Feb 22 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Monday termed honour killing a despicable act, saying it was his government’s highest policy to empower women and end violence against them in the society. Addressing at the launch of a documentary by Oscar award-winning film-maker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy here, the Prime Minister expressed his firm resolve to build a progressive Pakistan by giving an equal and respectable status to women.