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Well-known Turkish Jewish Couple Found Murdered

By: JTA

(JTA) — A prominent Turkish Jewish couple were found murdered in their Istanbul home.

Police discovered the bodies of husband and wife, Jak Karako, 77, and Georgia Karako, 69, inside their apartment on Friday. They had been stabbed multiple times.

The Karakos were the former owners of Ören Bayan, one of Turkey’s most famous textile companies. According to media reports, the police are searching for the couple’s caretaker, whom they suspect of committing the crime.

According to the Daily Sabah newspaper, police entered the apartment after relatives were unable to contact the couple.

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6 Responses to “Well-known Turkish Jewish Couple Found Murdered”

  1. Unbelievable the level of savagery that the people of this once great nation have so quickly descended to. From a bastion of civilization and culture to barbarism so fast. A shame. The world is slowly losing their once great nations.

  2. Unbelievable the level of savagery that the people of this once great nation have so quickly descended to. From a bastion of civilization and culture to barbarism so fast. A shame. The world is slowly losing their once great nations.

  3. It’s time for all Turkish Jews to leave! Israel awaits you with open arms. What are you waiting for?

  4. It’s time for all Turkish Jews to leave! Israel awaits you with open arms. What are you waiting for?

  5. Isaiah 62:1 ISR98
    “For Tsiyon’s sake I am not silent, and for Yerushalayim’s sake I do not rest, until her righteousness goes forth as brightness, and her deliverance as a lamp that burns.”

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