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Turkish Policeman Killed Pregnant Woman

44-year-old Selamet Yesilmen was killed on Sunday, November 15, two of her children (10 and 14) were wounded in front of her house in the town of Nisebin (Nusaybin) in Mardin province when they left their home in the morning, Kurdistan 24 reports.

Yesilmen and her children were fired on from an armoured Turkish police vehicle.  In another incident, a woman named Shirin Bilgin (37) was killed when she went out on her balcony.  Bilgin’s relatives are blaming the Turkish police.

Nisebin has been under curfew since Thursday night. Water, electricity, Internet and telephone lines are down, including an international highway passing through the town that remains closed.

A first curfew that lasted for six days was imposed before, on November 1, in the town home to more than 80,000 people. During the clashes then, two civilians were killed reportedly by police snipers based on rooftops.

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