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Police arrest dozens in raids across Turkey after protests

Posted By admin On June 18, 2013 @ 9:36 am In World News | Comments Disabled

Reuters [1]
June 18, 2013

Police raided addresses across Turkey on Tuesday and detained dozens of people after nearly three weeks of anti-government protests, local media reported.

State media TRT said 25 people had been detained in the capital Ankara, 13 in Eskisehir to the west and “many” in Turkey’s biggest city Istanbul.

A police source confirmed the operation and said: “For now, only provocateurs will be taken for questioning.”

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