Aga Bayar

 

 

Age: 56

 

Summary: Turkish retired laborer and member of the Confederation of Public Employees' Trade Unions (KESK) who had been hospitalized in critical condition at an intensive care unit for the past ten months due to brain damage after he was seriously injured in the October 10, 2015 Ankara bombings carried out by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) when two consecutive suicide attacks took place in a crowd of leftist, pro-Kurdish and union activists at a peace rally in front of the Ankara railway station killing nearly 100 people and wounded more than 500 others during the explosion, in which the incident was deadliest terror attack in modern Turkish history as the country was preparing for a general election.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack due to injuries sustained in a suicide bombing

 

Born: circa 1961

 

Died: December 22, 2017

 

Location: Istanbul, Turkey