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Turkish police clamp down on anti-government protests: LIVE UPDATES

31.05.2013 21:53

Turkey is gripped by some of the country's worst political uprising in years with protests continue since the end of May. Five people have been killed, thousands injured and scores arrested while Ankara is criticized for its crackdown on the protests.

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Anonymous user 26.06.2013 11:33

Hold-on Turkish Secular Protesters, good luck and viva for more liberal Turkey,
Ardoghan , you Leave.

 

Çapulcu Mustafa Mert Çelikok 25.06.2013 16:29

Ethem Sarisuluk shot from head by police with real bullet , died. Government said "Rock hit police's hand , he was trying to shoot to air to disperse the crowd.". Police is free now. Governor of Istanbul said "There will be no police intervene to Gezi Park" in a live TV broadcast , 10 hours later police clashed down the Gezi Park , charging to protestors who were having a picnic , running to them and yelling "Allah Allah Allah!" . A common warcry when Turkish army charging to enemies.

Anonymous user 25.06.2013 16:25

E.S. shot by police , died. Government said "A rock hit the cop's hand and he accidentally shot him"

Anonymous user 24.06.2013 05:25

how many turks does it take to change a light globe? 5. yes 1 stands on the table and 4 twist it

Anonymous user 24.06.2013 00:29

US & obama: we need your help!! to PROTECT the protesters we need GUNS, NO-FLY ZONE & Nukes! HELP!

Anonymous user 22.06.2013 19:53

What a charade, the police think they own Taksim Square and are trying to move everyone away from it

Anonymous user 22.06.2013 19:33

3rd: he also played the Palestine "protector" ; and merely the Arabs.
But the arabs see his FALSE play

Anonymous user 22.06.2013 18:05

What Erdogan needs is a "foreign agents" law. That would give him the power to crack down on them.

Anonymous user 22.06.2013 18:02

"Had Erdo indicated will respond to the ppls demands?"

Yes -- as much as Putin had a year ago.

Anonymous user 22.06.2013 18:01

The question is: Who is paying those people to go against the legitimate government?

Anonymous user 22.06.2013 17:48

Obviously ppl protest against his zionist dictartorship. And perhas his support to oust Assad.

Anonymous user 22.06.2013 17:45

Had Erdo indicated will respond to the ppls demands?
In Fact ppl are even confused what they protest

Anonymous user 22.06.2013 17:43

Erdo YOU CANNOT step on the little finger of the Brazilian Dilma. InFact U´RE exactly the opposite.

Anonymous user 22.06.2013 17:41

#Turkey #Brazil #Revolution #2013 America we need to wake up! NSA will pay

Anonymous user 22.06.2013 11:51

Erdogan non-stop lies. Media hides the truths. His followers receive news from the his media.

Anonymous user 19.06.2013 22:05

isvicrede 8 milyar dolari olan dolandirici kim ?
=RTE

Anonymous user 19.06.2013 18:41

ERDOGAN IS A DICTATOR

 

Orkun Osken 19.06.2013 10:45

AA (Anadolu Agency) and some media which is governed by AKP Government used those edited photos (Photoshop) from the AKP meeting to support government on it's fascist rule, you can see the actual images from the AKP meeting on internet I can't write links to them here as they and other proofs against AKP Government are removed from internet, further more that area in Turkey even fully packed with people can only hold maximum 300.000 people not 1 million they edit pictures so crowd looks bigger this is the tricks of a dictatorial and fascist rule.

 

Bobby Ng 17.06.2013 02:19

help america help,,, help these demonstrators too like u helped libia, egypt, syria ,, where are you american government champion of peoples rights ( double standard donkey holes)

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