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Turkey

No more refugees, just “irregular migrants”

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No more refugees, just “irregular migrants”

The EU-Turkey “deal of shame” by Stratis Bournazos [...]

April 9, 2016 Author: Stratis Bournazos

Turkey, Occupy Gezi: Eruption of a mass movement

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Turkey, Occupy Gezi: Eruption of a mass movement

Volkan Aran traces the growth of Turkey's massive protest movement in response to excessive police violence and the increasingly authoritarian rule of prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan [...]

June 12, 2013 Author: Volkan Aran

8-9 June – Call for International Solidarity with #OccupyGezi

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8-9 June – Call for International Solidarity with #OccupyGezi

Calling on people of all cities of the world! Come out this weekend and reclaim your public spaces to show solidarity with #OccupyGezi and the many waves of protests in Turkey! Please spread this message widely! Our streets belong to us! Solidarity with Turkey! [...]

June 5, 2013

The Turkish revolt in pictures

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The Turkish revolt in pictures

A representative compilation of photos and videos from the Turkish revolt [...]

June 2, 2013

Democracy in Turkey needs us!

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Democracy in Turkey needs us!

After a series of peaceful demonstrations for preserving a recreational area in Istanbul city center which is planned to demolished for the construction of a shopping mall, Turkish police attacked the protesters violently with tear gas and water cannon, directly targeting their faces and bodies. Dozens of protesters are hospitalized and access to the park [...]

June 1, 2013