Lawyer for family of slain Turkish-Armenian journalist found dead
A lawyer representing the family of Hrant Dink, a Turkish-Armenian journalist murdered in 2007 by suspected ultranationalists, was found dead in his home Friday, DPA reported.
The lawyer, Hakan Karadag, was found hanging in his Istanbul home, according to Turkish press reports. It was not immediately clear if foul play is suspected.
Dink was murdered in an Istanbul street while on his way to work on January 19, 2007. The suspected shooter, accused of having ties to ultranationalist groups, is currently on trial for the crime.