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EFD Rights Watch: In the mean time, Interior Ministry’s report says Turkish police used excessive force in Gezi protests

In Uncategorized on September 4, 2013 at 12:01

Turkish police used excessive force in Gezi protests, Interior Ministry’s report says

Police exercised “excessive force” in trying to quell the Gezi Park protests in Istanbul and İzmir

With a Burst of Color, Turkey’s Public Walkways Become a Focus of Quiet Protest

When city authorities in Istanbul attempted to quash the initiative of a public-spirited citizen who painted a set of public steps in bright colors, their heavy handed response started a new wave of protests.

 

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