December 16, 2017 – FRN –
BBC – by Inessa Sinchougova
It is reported by Lebanese police that a British diplomat who worked at the UK embassy in Beirut has been found dead.
Rebecca Dykes’ body was found on the side of a motorway. It appears she was sexually assaulted and strangled.
“We are devastated by the loss of our beloved Rebecca. We are doing all we can to understand what happened. We request that the media respect our privacy” her family have commented.
This story is being updated.