24/08/2014 | Writer: Kaos GL

A trans activist who experienced police violence ended her life in the southern city of Mersin.

Trans activist ended her life in Turkey Kaos GL - News Portal for LGBTI+
A trans activist who experienced police violence ended her life in the southern city of Mersin.
 
A member or Mersin 7 Colors LGBT Association, trans activist Figen, committed suicide by jumping into the sea last night.
 
Executive board member of Pink Life Association for a period of time, Figen lost her life in the evening today (August 24).
 

Figen was one of the trans women who experienced the police torture on July 21. Three activists from Kaos GL and Pink Life associations set off to Mersin in order to claim the funeral. 


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