Moroccan teenager, 17, burns herself to death after being ‘gang raped by eight men who threatened to post a video of their sickening attack online

A Moroccan teenager killed herself after eight men accused of raping her were released on bail and allegedly blackmailed her over a sick video they had made of their crime.

The 17-year-old doused herself in a flammable substance and set herself alight on a street in the central city of Ben Guerir, near Marrakesh.

She was rushed to hospital with severe burns to her body but died of her injuries.