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Family of British backpacker Amelia Bambridge are left horrified after Facebook and Instagram refuse to remove images of her dead body after she was found floating in the sea off of Cambodia Brother Harry was left 'disgusted' when Instagram refused to take down picture  Miss Bambridge, 21, disappeared after attending a Cambodian beach party   Facebook has defended its decision to keep disturbing pictures of her body  

By Isabella Nikolic For Mailonline

Published: 00:41 GMT, 3 November 2019 | Updated: 00:41 GMT, 3 November 2019

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The family of British backpacker Amelia Bambridge have been left horrified after Instagram and Facebook refused to take down images of her dead body. 

Miss Bambridge, 21, disappeared after attending a beach party on the Cambodian island of Koh Rong ten days ago and her body was discovered roughly 60 miles away on Thursday. 

Her brother, Harry, was left 'disgusted' when Instagram refused to remove a picture of Miss Bambridge's sand-covered lifeless arm despite him explicitly asking for it to be taken down. 

The family of British backpacker Amelia Bambridge (pictured) have been left horrified after Instagram and Facebook refused to take down images of her dead body

The family of British backpacker Amelia Bambridge (pictured) have been left horrified after Instagram and Facebook refused to take down images of her dead body

Her brother, Harry, was left 'disgusted' when Instagram refused to remove a picture of Miss Bambridge's sand-covered lifeless arm despite him explicitly asking for it to be taken down

Her brother, Harry, was left 'disgusted' when Instagram refused to remove a picture of Miss Bambridge's sand-covered lifeless arm despite him explicitly asking for it to be taken down 

A map showing where Amelia Bambridge was last seen on October 23 and the approximate location where her body was found floating in the sea on Thursday 

Harry also says that Miss Bambridge's 11-year-old nephew has seen the image. 

He posted on Instagram to share his outrage

He posted on Instagram to share his outrage

He posted on Instagram to say: 'Get this shared and get this f****** insensitive women to stop posting pictures of my dead sister.' 

His sister, Georgie, 19, also shared the post and begged her followers: 'Please report'.  

The scandal comes less than a week after the company pledged it would crack down on its rules concerning self-harm and mutilation

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