Chairman of Diyarbakır Bar Association, Tahir Elçi, was killed in an armed attack by PKK terrorists on Saturday after a press release given in Sur district in southeastern Turkey.


Elçi was shot in the head during the armed clashes, while a police officer was also killed in the attack. Three journalists and two police officers were also injured.


In the footage, Elçi, wearing a grey suit, is seen next to plain-clothed police officers and journalists as fire opened by terrorists in all three directions. As officers shoot to their left, Elçi is heard saying “what is this.” Seconds after, he is seen lying on the ground.




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