Sakine Cansiz


A man holds a banner reading 'France must elucidate this crime... News PhotoActivist,Adult,Banner - Sign,Bas-Rhin,Death,Eastern France,France,Holding,Horizontal,Kurdish,Law,Men,Origins,Paris - France,Protest,Sakine Cansiz,Strasbourg,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA man holds a banner reading 'France must elucidate this crime immediately !' as a woman of Kurdish origin holds a frame with photos of three Kurdish women activists, Sakine Cansiz, Fidan Dogan, Leyla Soylemez, killed yesterday in Paris, during a demonstration on January 10, 2013, in Strasbourg, eastern France. A co-founder of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) and two other militants were found shot dead on January 10 in Paris, a day after Turkey and the jailed leader of the banned group were reported to have agreed on a peace plan to end a three-decade-old insurgency. AFP PHOTO / FREDERICK FLORIN (Photo credit should read FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images)