Nazime Erkman

 

 

 

Age: 58

 

Summary: Australian-Turkish diplomat serving as the consular assistant and registrar for the British consulate general in Istanbul, Turkey who had been hospitalized in critical condition for nearly a week from injuries she received in the November 20, 2003 terrorist bombing attack when the British Consulate and a London-based HSBC bank were bombed in the Turkish city of Istanbul at the time of the attack, in which the twin suicide bombings had killed about 30 people and injured 450 others as the previous attacks on two synagogues have left a total of at least 53 and injured hundreds more last week.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a car bombing

 

Born: 1945

 

Died: November 23, 2003

 

Location: Istanbul, Turkey