Mehmet Fatih Okur
 


 

Age: 29



Summary:
Turkish rock drill supervisor and technician at the mining company MNG Gold stationed in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso who was reportedly among at least 18 known fatalities shot and killed in a August 13 terrorist attack when suspected Islamic militants opened fire at a popular Turkish restaurant and wounded several others during a raid on the restaurant and nearby hotel in Burkina Faso's capital city overnight, but security forces shot death the attackers in an ensuing shootout and freed people trapped inside the building, in which it is suspected by the government that al-Qaeda's Maghreb affiliate was behind the attack.




Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds



Born: 1988


 
Died: August 13, 2017



Location:
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso