7 Kurds killed in Turkey's racially motivated murder

According to information obtained by the Furat News Agency seven people in a Kurdish family were murdered in Turkey in a racially motivated attack carried out at the hands of a Turkish fascist group against the family for the second time.

According to the agency the  Dedeogullari family lost seven members three of whom women in the attack that was carried out in the city of Konya, adding that the house belonging to the family in the Behcet Shehr quarter was set on fire by the fascist group and was razed completely. Five persons were captured in connection with the murder but they were released under 'lack of evidences'.

On May 12 the Dedeogullari family that descends from Qars in Northern Kurdistan came under attack  by knives, batons and stones by a racist Turkish group made of 60persons that threatened the family with death.

This comes at a time such attacks are on the rise on Turkey carried out by fascist Turks against Kurds. On June 17 HDP member in Izmir Deniz Poyraz was murdered by a fascist Turk.

In September 2020 Kurdish female workers were attacked and beaten severely in Sakarya by Turkish men in northern Turkey.

Last May a Kurdish family from Southern Kurdistan came under attack with premeditated murder in the Turkish city of Mersin while they were they on tourism.



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