A young woman was killed by her cousin in Duhok province. The girl’s wedding was to be held on Friday.

Zakho police public relations in Duhok province announced today that they were informed that a 30-year-old girl named (CH.S.S) had been shot dead.

He also stated that the main defendant was named as (N.A.SH) the girl’s cousin and that he had committed the crime due to “Social problems”.

According to some reports, the girl’s wedding was to be held on Friday.

Last week, a man and a woman were killed in a village in Bardarash city in Duhok province. Police also blamed the crime on “social disputes and problems.”

“Social problems” is a vague term that sometimes refers to honor killings.
More than 12 women have been killed in Kurdistan since the beginning of this year.