They don't give a royal **** about what other countries think of their religion or how they conduct it. The only changes in any country we've seen recently has been in Saudi Arabia, where women are now allowed to drive, hold a passport, travel without a male family member and even work independently. This was done because their economy had stagnated as it was oil sales dependent.
Much of the rest of the Muslim world is still in the 14th century and has no desire to change. Look at Afghanistan and the rise of DAESH...there are more fundamentalists than modernists. International sanctions mean nothing to them, they'll just deal with someone else. It would be seen as an attack on their religion and that would unify them behind an Islamic wall that you can't even imagine now.
She should be granted asylum, if not here, then somewhere in the West.