Preview – Murdered for love? Samia Shahid

Samia Shahid

After leaving her home in Bradford to visit family in Pakistan, Samia Shahid disappeared and six days later was found dead.

This documentary follows the case in which both her first husband and father were arrested in connection with the murder. A case that was later described as an honour killing.

With unique access to some of Samia’s closest friends, this film tells the story of Samia’s life – how her arranged marriage to her cousin broke down and how her decision to divorce and re-marry for love caused a huge rift with her family.

Murdered for love? Samia Shahid, Tuesday, 9 pm – BBC Two

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