Spirit of Occupy Gezi haunts Turkey’s authoritarian regime in its second anniversary.

In Uncategorized on May 31, 2015 at 18:58

This is a journalist from Zaman daily, pro-Gülenist. Insulted, beaten and detained like this by a policeman today in Gezi Park.

Taksim Solidarity had a sit in İstiklal St, Taksim

Taksim Square and Gezi Park, in addition to numerous other roads and streets, have been closed to the public on the second anniversary of the anti-government Gezi protests which spread across Turkey

Police blocked routes to Taksim Square

“This newspaper had once called Ottoman Sultan Abdulhamid an ‘absolute monarch.’ And today it directs to the Republic of Turkey and me the hate that it once directed to the Ottoman state,” President Erdoğan has said

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary

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