Syrian man jailed in Turkey for murder of Assad critic

Ahmet Barakat given two life sentences for murder of Orouba Barakat and her daughter Halla

A Turkish court has handed down two life sentences to a Syrian man for the murder of a Syrian opposition activist and her Syrian-American journalist daughter in Istanbul last year, the private Dogan news agency reported.

The bodies of Orouba Barakat and her daughter Halla were found in September in their apartment on Istanbul’s Asian side.

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Source: theguardian
Syrian man jailed in Turkey for murder of Assad critic