How a Turkish leftist gave his life to save Kurdish Kobane. ISTANBUL — Suphi Nejat Agirnasli lived a scholar’s life on an island in the Sea of Marmara, a short ferry ride from the center of Istanbul.
He was translating a multivolume encyclopedia of psychology from German into Turkish. He often worked in the living room, in sweatpants, looking out at the water. “He told me that he didn’t want to grow up. With friends like Turkey, who needs enemies? Osvaldo Vargas on Twitter: "YPJ-soldier in #Kobane fighting #ISIS together with her dad. A very powerful picture. #TwitterKurds. Bestanuce sur Twitter : "VARTO’DA POLIS BIR GENCI ÖLDÜRDÜ! Foto:DIHA... Cahida Dêrsim sur Twitter : "Day 17 and Kobane is still resisting! #TwitterKurds... Impact de Twitter sur la blogosphère.