Fehmi Demir


Age: 58

Turkish politician and leader of the pro-Kurdish Rights and Freedoms Party who had advocated a federalist agenda in favour of splitting Turkey into several federal states in order to give the Kurdish dominated regions more political autonomy and whose party had fielded candidates in 78 electoral districts for the November 2015 general election while he had been the HAK-PAR's first-preference candidate in Diyarbakir Province.

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a car accident

Born: January 2, 1957

Died: October 25, 2015

Tarsus, Turkey