Tahir Elci



Court acquits Turkish police of killing human rights lawyer

  • Tahir Elci, a prominent campaigner for Kurdish rights, was shot dead on a city street on November 28, 2015, during a gunfight between outlawed Kurdish militants and police
  • The court ordered that three police officers be acquitted because of lack of evidence after a lengthy trial
By AFP ·

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Cover-up claims as police face trial over killing of Kurdish lawyer

By MENEKSE TOKYAY ·