The coffin with Tugce Albayrak is carried away after a funeral ceremony outside a mosque in Waechtersbach, Germany
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Tugce Albayrak funeral: Thousands mourn in Germany

Hundreds of mourners have attended the funeral in Germany of a 23-year-old woman who was fatally injured while confronting a group of men harassing two girls.

Tugce Albayrak was beaten by one of the men in the city of Offenbach and was in a coma for two weeks before her life support was switched off on Friday.

The funeral took place on Wednesday at a mosque in Waechtersbach in central Germany.

  • 03 Dec 2014
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