Prseidential Palace Complex
May not one but a thousand Akifs be sacrificed
R.Y.K. : Akif Kapaklı
When the July 15 coup attempt orchestrated by FETÖ was underway, a bomb exploded near Ömer Faruk Kapaklı and his father, Akif, in front of the Presidential Palace Complex. While he himself was wounded, Ömer also lost his father Akif, who was martyred in the aftermath of the attack. "I will keep fighting these traitors until the day I die, " Ömer’s older brother, Eyüp Kapaklı, said, "My father was martyred for this country. For this country’s sake, there’s not one, but a thousand Akifs. Others may have somewhere else to go, but we don’t, ."