Turkey + Cyprus: Turkey Gezi Uprising: turkeyuprising36

SINCAN, TURKEY.  Supporters of the Justice and Development Party, AKP, and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan gathered at a rally to hear Erdogan speak after more than two weeks straight of protests across Turkey against his rule on June 15, 2013. Sincan is the site of the 1997 {quote}post-modern coup{quote} and where Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan chose for his Ankara rally to bolster his position with regard to ongoing protests in Istanbul's Taksim Square and across Turkey; at his rally he said that the security services would promptly take care of the protesters and shortly after riot police were unleashed on the peacefully gathered demonstrators who quickly retook the square.

SINCAN, TURKEY. Supporters of the Justice and Development Party, AKP, and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan gathered at a rally to hear Erdogan speak after more than two weeks straight of protests across Turkey against his rule on June 15, 2013. Sincan is the site of the 1997 "post-modern coup" and where Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan chose for his Ankara rally to bolster his position with regard to ongoing protests in Istanbul's Taksim Square and across Turkey; at his rally he said that the security services would promptly take care of the protesters and shortly after riot police were unleashed on the peacefully gathered demonstrators who quickly retook the square.