The Sivas Massacre 2nd July 1993

What has become known as the ‘Sivas Massacre’ took place on July 2nd 1993. The Madımak Hotel in Sivas was hosting an event to commemorate 16th Century folk poet and rebel, Pir Sultan Abdal and was set alight by religious extremists who were reportedly angry that one of the guests , the writer Aziz Nesin,

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Hasret Gültekin

A song from Hasret Gültekin who was tragically killed at the age of only 21 in what became known as the Sivas Massacre on July 2nd 1993. The Madımak Hotel in Sivas was hosting an event to commemorate 16th Century folk poet and rebel, Pir Sultan Abdal and was set alight by religious extremists who

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