A transgender Muslim woman has been hacked to death in Russia days after marrying a man after her father pleaded on television: ‘Bring him here and kill him in front of my eyes’.
Adam Aliev became Raina after a sex change operation in Moscow, and was killed several days after a ‘wedding’ to a man called Viktor,Daily Mail reports
The killing took place after the 25-year-old’s father Alimshaikh Aliev had told a TV station:
‘Let him be killed, I don’t want to see him. Bring him here and kill him in front of my eyes.’
Raina had warned police about a murder threat, according to Russian media.
It was unclear where the killing took place but the victim’s body was ‘cut up’ and unrecognisable to those who had known her.