|Died||January 19, 2007 (aged 52)|
|Cause of death||Assassination|
|Alma mater||Istanbul University|
|Founder and editor-in-chief of Agos|
Rakel Yağbasan (m. 1976)
|Children||Delal, Arat, Sera|
Hrant Dink (Armenian: Հրանդ Տինք, IPA: [həɹɑnt diːnk]) (15 September 1954 – 19 January 2007) was a Turkish-Armenian editor, journalist and columnist.
History[change | change source]
As editor-in-chief of the bilingual Turkish-Armenian newspaper Agos (Ակօս), Dink was a prominent member of the Armenian minority in Turkey.
Death[change | change source]
Hrant Dink was assassinated in Istanbul on 19 January 2007, by Ogün Samast, a 17 year old ultra-nationalist Turk.
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References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Trial in Editor's Killing Opens, Testing Rule of Law in Turkey". Retrieved 2020-06-08.