Sakine Cansiz


People hold posters of Sakine Cansiz, a founding member of the... News PhotoDay,Dead,Demonstration,France,Holding,Kurdish Ethnicity,Kurdistan Workers Party,Organised Group,Paris - France,People,Politics,Poster,Sakine Cansiz,Shooting - Crime,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPeople hold posters of Sakine Cansiz, a founding member of the militant Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), during a demonstration on January 12, 2013 in Paris, two days after Cansiz and two Kurdish activits were found shot dead at Paris Kurdistan Information Bureau. Thousands of Kurds from all over Europe are gathered in Paris today for what is expected to be an angry protest over the killing of three female activists shot dead at least three times in the head, giving further credence to the theory of an execution-style hit. Kurdish activists have accused Turkey or rogue nationalist elements in the country's military of being behind the killings. AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL MEDINA (Photo credit should read MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images)