Kurdish Women on the Frontlines Against Extremists

January 13, 2016 04:52 PM
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Islamic State militants say those fighters who die by the hands of a woman will be denied entry into paradise. With that in mind, the extremists may want to steer clear of a special Kurdish unit in Syria. VOA Kurdish service reporter Amina Misto visited the military camp made up solely of female fighters and filed this report narrated by Bronwyn Benito.