Ali Ismail Korkmaz
 


 

Age: 19



Summary:
Turkish activist and college student in English teaching at Anadolu University who had been reportedly hospitalized in critical condition but remained in a coma for more than five weeks with a severe brain injury suffered on June 2, 2013 after being attacked and severely beaten by a group of plainclothes men that eyewitnesses allegedly included undercover police during the Gezi Park anti-government protests in the central Anatolian city of Eskisehir, Turkey while he was trying to escape from a police intervention with gas bombs, in which the unrest flared when police attacked a peaceful sit-in against plans to redevelop a central Istanbul park but grew into nationwide protests that saw 2.5+ million take to the streets.




Cause of Death: Cerebral hemorrhage caused by head trauma during the attack



Born: March 18, 1994


 
Died: July 10, 2013



Location:
Eskisehir, Turkey