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Mehmet Aksoy was born on 27 February, 1985 in British, is a Film Director. Discover Mehmet Aksoy's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 35 years old?
|Age||36 years old|
|Born||27 February 1985|
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Mehmet Aksoy Height, Weight & Measurements
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Dating & Relationship status
He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.
Mehmet Aksoy Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Mehmet Aksoy worth at the age of 36 years old? Mehmet Aksoy’s income source is mostly from being a successful Film director. He is from British. We have estimated Mehmet Aksoy's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2021||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2020||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Film director|
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Aksoy did not inform his parents of his plans before travelling to Rojava (West Kurdistan)/ (North Syria) in June 2017. He did not want to fight with the Kurdish forces in Syria, but instead wanted to tell the stories of Kurdish fighters through his films. He was the founder and editor-in-chief of the website Kurdish Question.
After his death, more than 2,000 people turned out at a community centre in north London to pay tribute. Aksoy is the fifth British citizen to be killed in Northern Syria while fighting ISIS. He was buried at Highgate Cemetery in London on 10 November 2017.
Aksoy studied filmmaking at Queen Mary, University of London and later Goldsmiths, University of London. His short film Panfilo, made for his MA course, was released in 2014, and won awards in the Italian Short Film Festival and the UK Student Film Awards.
His uncle, Firaz, had been killed fighting for the PKK militia during its conflict with the Turkish military in the 1990s. Aksoy went by the nom-de-guerre 'Fîraz Dağ' in honour of his uncle.
Aksoy's family are from the Kurdish Alevi community, and were originally from the Elbistan district of Bakur (North Kurdistan)/(East Turkey) in Maraş province. They moved to London from Malatya in 1988, and Aksoy's interest in the Kurdish independence movement began in 2004 when he first visited the Kurdish Community Centre in North London.
Mehmet Aksoy (24 February 1985 – 26 September 2017), also known as Fîraz Dağ, was a British-Kurdish filmmaker and activist. Aksoy was killed while covering the battle to retake Raqqa in Northern Syria from ISIS. He was embedded with the People's Protection Units when ISIS fighters overran a base where he was staying on 26 September 2017.