PressTV-Muslim girl violently beaten by schoolmates in US

A video has emerged showing a Muslim teenage girl being violently beaten by three other schoolgirls at a park near their high school in the US state of Florida.

The 53-second video, recorded by another student, shows one teenage girl pulls the 14-year-old Muslim girl, identified as Manaal Munshi, by the hair and drags her to the ground.

She starts hitting the Muslim girl, who curls into a fetal position and covers her head. She then starts hitting the Muslim girl, who curls into a fetal position and covers her head.

Two other girls later join the fight, kneeling on the girl as they throw punches at her.

The father of the Muslim girl, Shakeel Munshi, who posted the video on his Facebook page, said her daughter was bullied by her schoolmates for her religion at West Boca High School.

He said her daughter was repeatedly bullied by several girls “because she was Muslim.”

“She has bruises on her face. One eye is black – neck, had nails,…

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