RIP Meshal Tammo, 1957-2011

Assassinated today at his home in Qamişlo

Kurdish activist and opposition spokesperson for the Future Movement, Meshaal Tammo, 53, was killed when four masked gunmen stormed his house in Qamişlo and opened fire, also wounding his son, Marcel.


07 October 2011

Kurdish Opponent of Assad  Shot Dead, Financial Times

Syria: Targeted Killing of Syrian Activists and Intellectuals Continues, The POMED Wire

Statement by White House Press Secretary on Violence in Syria, ENEWSPF

One leading Syrian dissident murdered, another assaulted, The National

Syrian Kurdish activist Mishaal al-Tammo shot dead, BBC


One thought on “RIP Meshal Tammo, 1957-2011

  1. Good coverage. It is really appropriated. Many thanks for Kurdistan Commentary.

    Azad Dewani

    PhD Researcher/ Peace Studies

    Lawyer & human rights

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