Kurdish human rights lawyer Ebru Timtik dies after 238-day hunger strike

A Kurdish-Turkish human rights lawyer has died after a 238-day hunger strike demanding a fair trial for herself and others. Ebru Timtik, 42, was one of a group of 18 lawyers known for representing clients critical of the Turkish government who were arrested in September 2017. Timtik weighed only 65 pounds when she died in…

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