Jess Hurd

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Lawyers Occupy Istanbul Court

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Relatives and friends gather outside the Central Criminal Court where lawyers staged an overnight occupation to demand due process for the 171 detained May Day protesters. Lawyers claim their clients have been beaten and denied food and water. Istanbul Turkey.

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Mayday Istanbul

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Turkish police form a ring of steel around Tazim Square to prevent May Day marches. Istanbul, Turkey.

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Gazi Riot – Istanbul

 

 

Turkish riot police use rubber bullets (correction), CS gas and water cannon to disperse anti government protesters in Gazi, a Kurdish district of Istanbul. Police attacked an occupation against the redevelopment of Gezi Park and protests have escalated across the country against Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, his AKP government’s conservative policies and state repression. Istanbul, Turkey.

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Turkish Football Supporters

Football supporters march into Taksim Square from the football stadium in support of th occupation. Protests began when police attacked a camp occupation against the redevelopment of Gezi Park but protests have escalated across the country against Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, his AKP government’s conservative policies and state repression. Istanbul, Turkey.

 

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