Carla Bruni A "Prostitute" For Opposing StoningAnna North8/30/10 3:55pmFiled to: IranCarla BruniSakineh ashtianiCarla bruni prostituteIranian mediaIranian pressKayhanGettypicGawker104EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkFrench first lady Carla Bruni has spoken out against the death sentence of Sakineh Ashtiani — and as a result, the Iranian press are calling her a "prostitute."As part of Bernard-Henri Levy's letter-writing campaign to get the Iranian government to lift Ashtiani's sentence (imposed for her alleged adultery), Bruni wrote to the Iranian mom, "Please know from within your cell that my husband will plead ceaselessly for your release and that France will not abandon you." So Iran's state-run newspaper Kayhan responded with an editorial titled, "French prostitutes join the human rights protest."ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.