Tara Fares, a popular Iraqi Instagram model and former “Miss Baghdad” winner was reportedly shot and killed in Baghdad. Fares was killed on Thursday after gunmen opened fire on her in the capital’s Camp Sarah neighborhood, according to a statement by Iraq’s Interior Ministry. Fares had 2.7 million social media followers.
An Iraqi TV station reported that two motorcyclists shot Fares while she was inside a vehicle. The 22-year-old was famous for her bold clothing and posts on social media.