Has Kurdish fighter Rehana been decapitated? | Perth Now

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.
Most female Peshmerga fighters are trained as snipers.
HOLY EUNUCHS: Do Islamic State jihadists face the ‘big snip?’
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.”

‘via Blog this’

The story is a bit erroneous in parts and sensationalized, but not too many people know about these Kurdish fighters.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s