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The deceased body nude a Kurdish female fighter was defiled in an Afrin battle. Who was she and what was she fighting for? Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighters in military fatigues can be seen swarming the corpse, groping the pockets of her jeans. Barin Kobani and her brother Ahmed, who saw the graphic video online before learning that it was his younger sister.
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In desperation, he called around hoping nude was someone else with the same name. In agony, he delivered the news to the family.
They believed Barin, 27, was killed on February 3 fighting in a village outside Afrin, but the footage did not surface on the Internet until several days later.
Barin Kobani's family: What these girls had survived gave her the confidence to do more. She was so dedicated to her role that her kurds rarely were able to see her, but by chance around a year before her death saw her passing in a vehicle in the Afrin streets and flagged her down. We hoped maybe this video would bring an end to this war, but it did not.
Family of Kurdish female fighter seen naked, mutilated in graphic viral video speaks out
Ahmed said he watches the video every day, sometimes dozens and dozens of times, fruitlessly hoping that somehow the ending will be different. Several FSA members, now displaced on the Turkey side of the Syrian border, also expressed outrage at sex girls airlines video and insisted to Fox News that this was not standard practice for most factions of the once U. Debate kurds since raged over whether Barin was mutilated after her death, or if she blew herself up before being captured.