Turkish police use tear gas to break up Women’s Day march

Police try to disperse a march marking International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey, March 8, 2019. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish police fired tear gas to break up a crowd of several thousand women who gathered in central Istanbul on Friday evening for a march to celebrate International Women’s Day, Reuters witnesses said. The crowd gathered at the edge of the city’s Taksim Square planning to hold a march. Hundreds of riot […]

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