Human Rights

Trans woman was stabbed

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

A sex worker transgender woman was attacked at her own home.

                                      Photo: Yıldız Tar, Trans Pride March 2014, Istanbul

In the Thracian region of Turkey, Tekirdağ Çorlu a sex worker transgender woman was attacked at her own. She was attacked by a customer with knife at 16th July. Friends took her to the hospital for medical treatment.

According to her friends; her medical condition is getting better. Friends continue to support her during recovery process.

She complaint about the attacker.

Last year another transgender woman was attacked at the same province. Transgender sex worker Aleda was killed after the attack by the attacker, Faruk Tunçbilek.

Trial after the murder resolved recently. Court decided to punish the killer with life sentence.

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