Father of young woman murdered by police: This is an execution

A woman has been killed during a house raid by police in Istanbul's Sancaktepe district.

Police teams raided an alleged “cell house” on Dumanlar Streets of Sancaktepe last night. A young women by the name of Dilan Kortak (19) was killed by police during the operation on the house.

Kortak's family and HDP Deputy Hüda Kaya are waiting at the Forensic Medicine Institution where Dilan's body is being held at the moment.

Speaking here, father İbrahim Kortak said; "This is an execution. Police gave me no information as to how my daughter died. She was my youngest daughter."

Following the procedures at Forensic Medicine Institution, Dilan Kortak's body will be taken to İzmir where she will be laid to rest.