Has Kurdish fighter Rehana been decapitated? | Perth Now: “She was part of an unusual movement in the Islamic world: A 10,000 strong, fully female and officially sanctioned militia unit dedicated to defending Kurdish territory.
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The unit was formed in April to combat the Islamic State’s extreme version of Islam which would have women locked up in their houses, only able to leave in the presence of their husbands.
It’s an idea foreign to the Kurdish culture.”
The story is a bit erroneous in parts and sensationalized, but not too many people know about these Kurdish fighters.