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TURMOIL IN TURKEY

Canberra, 8 July 2013 In the week that Istanbul celebrated the 560th anniversary of its capture by the Ottomans in 1453, Taksim Square in the heart of the city erupted in protest. The protest began as a peaceful demonstration demanding the preservation of a 75-year old park and the trees within it that were scheduled […]

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