Brother admits 'honor killing' of Pakistani social media star
Social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch, who was strangled in what appeared to be an ''honour killing,'' in Multan, Pakistan, is pictured in a selfie on her Facebook page. Qandeel Baloch/Facebook/via Reuters
Pakistani social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch is allegedly murdered by her brother in what police suspect is a so-called honour killing, officials say. Police said the brother was now on the run. "I am just a women with free thoughts, free mindset, and I love the way I am."
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