A female solider dubbed the “Kurdish Angelina Jolie” has reportedly died while fighting the I SIS.
Asia Ramazan Antar, 22, is said to have been killed in northern Syria after fighting in a number of battles in the region since joining the Kurdish YPG in 2014.
She has been a member of the Women’s Protection Units (YPU), a group focusing on areas occupied by the terror group near Syria’s border with Turkey.
Antar has garnered attention across social media over the glamorous looks and long brown hair she shares with the movie star .
According to the ‘We want Freedom for Kurdistan’ Facebook page, Antar was ‘martyred in a battle against Daesh ‘ in a post.
A later post said: “Unfortunately (Asia Ramazan Antar) was martyred a battle against Daesh near Minbiç town.”
According to Iran Front Page , which also reported her death, she was born in Qamishli, a city in north-eastern Syria on the border with Turkey.
The website described her as a “renowned” Kurdish fighter”.
However, the death had not been independently verified.
Other reports had said she was killed during a clash between the Syrian Democratic Forces and the Syrian opposition, which is backed by Turkey, the website said.
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