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Istanbul governor says 3 arrested in connection with murder of journalist

20 January 2007 [14:34] - TODAY.AZ
Istanbul governor Muammer Guler said three people were arrested in connection with the murder of journalist Hrant Dink earlier on Friday, CNN-Turk television reported.

No further information was provided on the arrests. Earlier in the day, two people were arrested, only to be released when officials decided they had no connection to the crime. Dink was one of the most prominent voices of Turkey's Armenian community, and a frequent target of nationalist anger. The Associated Press

/The International Herald Tribune/

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