Thousands gathering as May Day clashes expected in Istanbul

Thousands gathering as May Day clashes expected in Istanbul (8)

New Europe 2014.05.01 09:45
by Associated Press May Day clashes expected in Istanbul Associated Press - 1 May 2014 02:28-04:00 ISTANBUL (AP) - Thousands of demonstrators are gathering in Istanbul in observance of May Day, with many pledging to defy a government ban on protests in the central Taksim Square. Demonstrators are massing at different spots throughout the city, as well as in other cities in Turkey.
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