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Jail Term for Turkish Policeman Who Tear Gassed ‘Lady in Red’

Jail Term for Turkish Policeman Who Tear Gassed ‘Lady in Red’

Jan 16, – Turkish prosecutors want a policeman to go to jail for three years for tear-gassing a protester who became known as the “woman in red”, reports say. Fatih Zengin is accused of using excessive force against Ceyda Sungur, who was standing a short distance away and not behaving aggressively. Ms Sungur became a […]

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Turkey to separate males and females in dorms

Turkey to separate males and females in dorms

Nov 05, – Turkey’s prime minister says that male and female students will be segregated in university dorms and student homes. Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s on Tuesday rejected accusations that his government was interfering in citizens’ lifestyles but said his conservative party has a duty toward parents. The issue is a sensitive one in Turkey which […]

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