Turkish MP dies from heart attack immediately after saying 'Israel will suffer Allah's wrath’ (VIDEO)

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Lawmaker Hasan Bitmez had criticised the Turkish government's policy towards Israel and said that they have 'blood of Palestinians' on their hands

Turkey's opposition lawmaker Hasan Bitmez died on Thursday (Dec 14), two days after he collapsed and suffered a heart attack in front of parliament after finishing his speech in which he criticised the policy of the government towards Israel.


54-year-old Bitmez, a member of parliament who was from the opposition Felicity (Saadet) Party, breathed his last in Ankara City Hospital, said Health Minister Fahrettin Koca, while speaking to reporters in televised remarks.

Bitmez had graduated from Cairo's Al Azhar University and was the chairman of the Centre for Islamic Union Research. Previously, he had worked for Islamic non-governmental organisations, as per his parliament biography. MP Bitmez was married and had a child.

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