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Gezi Protests

Turkey Protests: 'The Worst Is Yet To Come'

The Huffington Post | Lauren Betesh | Posted 03.17.2014 | World

The death of Berkin Elvan -- a Turkish teenager who died after being hit by a tear-gas canister on his way to buy a loaf of bread during last summer's...

Turkish Cop Faces Jail For 'Woman In Red' Photo

Posted 07.02.2014 | World

The Turkish police officer who tear-gassed a woman at last year’s Gezi protests, an image that became a symbol of the government’s heavy-handed re...

Police Block Gezi Park As Peace Protests Erupt In Istanbul

Agence France Presse | | Posted 11.01.2013 | World

Turkish police Sunday blocked the entrance to Istanbul's Gezi Park, the epicentre of anti-government protests in June, to prevent a demonstration agai...

Turkey's EU Minister Has a Change of Heart for Occupy Gezi?

Emre Kizilkaya | Posted 10.06.2013 | World
Emre Kizilkaya

Egemen Bagis, the Turkish minister for E.U. affairs and chief negotiator, wrote an opinion piece for the New York Times last week. The surprising article has been a target for criticism and even mocking in the past week.

Contemporary Art at a Not-so-contemporary Hammam (PHOTOS)

Alparslan Akkuş | Posted 07.18.2013 | Arts
Alparslan Akkuş

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