69. Meryem Süne

She was 45 years old

Sirnak, Southeastern Turkey

8 September 2015

Meryem Süne was shot on September 8, 2015 when she entered the courtyard of her house. Although all authorities including the district governor, security forces, gendarmerie and ambulance were called, she lost her life because she did not receive medical attention for 2.5 hours. Her body had to be kept in the house during the night after she lost her life. She was then taken to a cold storage facility and later to the mortuary of the state hospital of Şırnak.

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