When A Fatwa Comes True: tagi02

BAKU, AZERBAIJAN.  Asiman Tagili, 20, sits at the living room table under a portrait of his father, Rafiq Tagi, a journalist who was stabbed to death outside his home several years after an Iranian cleric, Grand Ayatollah Fazil Lankarani, placed a fatwa against him for writings deemed critical of Islam and the Iranian state, on March 20, 2012.

BAKU, AZERBAIJAN. Asiman Tagili, 20, sits at the living room table under a portrait of his father, Rafiq Tagi, a journalist who was stabbed to death outside his home several years after an Iranian cleric, Grand Ayatollah Fazil Lankarani, placed a fatwa against him for writings deemed critical of Islam and the Iranian state, on March 20, 2012.