Turkey: Protests About to Escalate

People ♦ Published: June 17, 2013; 11:27 ♦ (Vindobona)

Further unrests after forceful clearing of Gezi Park.

Turkey: Protests About to Escalate / Picture: © Vindobona.org

Followers of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s conservative ruling party AKP are supposed to have attacked oppositional demonstrators. Moreover, the Police have used violence against government critics in several Turkish cities in the night from Sunday to Monday.

According to media reports, supporters of Erdogan have attacked the office of the oppositional Republican…