The murder of Hrant Dink has struck a cord, and thousands of people came out to mourn his death.
"We are all Hrant Dink. We are all Armenian"
Police have taken several suspects into custody, and Ogun Samast has admitted to being the gunman.
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Crowds of mourners estimated at a hundred thousand people gathered in the streets to mourn Dink before the funeral began.
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Erhan has been taken into custody, suspected of involvement in the murder.
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The police took in custody Erhan T., a student from Trabzon, as one
more suspect of Hrant Dink's killing. He was detained after the
evidence given by Yasin Hayal who admitted organization of the murder.
However later he confessed he received orders from Erhan T. Hayal
handed the weapon to Ogun Samast who shot the journalist. 17-year-old
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"I am very sorry that I killed Hrant Dink."
-- Ogun Samast
17 year old Trabzon resident Ogun Samast, who has admitted to shooting and killing journalist Hrant Dink in the Istanbul district of Sisli, ended his 8 pages of testimony to prosecutors yesterday with the words "I am very sorry that I killed Hrant Dink." Samast, who was first observed by psychologists, went before the prosecutors to give his version of the...Read Full Story
Ogun Samast says that he was alone during the actual shooting of Hrant Dink. Samast said "I was chosen because I was good at running, and a good shot during shooting range practices. Yasin Hayal gave me the gun, and wished me good luck."
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