Woman from Uzbekistan murdered in Istanbul

The foreign woman living in Istanbul was killed by her husband.

Nasiba Mamatklova from Uzbekistan, living in Kadiköy district of Istanbul, was killed by her husband. The murder was announced by the ‘We Will Stop Femicide Platform’ (KCDP) on social media.

According to the Women’s Councils, at least 51 women have been murdered in Turkey during the pandemic period from March 11 to May 20.

KCDP figures reveal that 20 women were murdered in Turkey in April and 21 in May. According to the platform, 119 women have been killed since the beginning of the year, while 66 others died under suspicious circumstances.