Allgemein

Ein Kommentar zur momentanen Situation in der Türkei, von der „Anarchiste Federation“

TURKEY; STATE VIOLENCE AND POLICE VIOLENCE MUST STOP!

Following a sit-in for the preservation of Gezi Park in the central district of Taksim in Istanbul,
which is to be demolished for the construction of a shopping center, the Turkish police launched a
violent attack against the peaceful protesters: teargas referred directly to the body, high pressure
water, fire tents … Therefore spontaneous mobilization was set up in the district and conflicts have
spread to other parts of the city.
Thus more than 50,000 people were in the streets and the Turkish police intensified violence and
severely repressed these challenges. Currently hundreds of people are hospitalized and access to the
park is blocked without legal basis. Nevertheless, the demonstrations have spread in all cities in
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