Tag Archives: BDP Deputy

Bianet: Gezi Resistance – 600 Policemen Attack Deputy Kürkçü, 6 Justice Walkers


600 policemen have attacked 6 activists who walked from the southern province to Istanbul in order to protest police violence and demand for justice, Ahmet Saymadi said. According to BDP deputy Ertuğrul Kürkçü, police sprayed pepper gas from close distance, leaving him injured. Hundreds of policemen have reportedly attacked Adalet Yürüyüşçüleri (Justice Walkers) group last night – a group that [...] → Read the full article…

Bianet: Police, dozers leave as deputy arrives in Taksim Gezi Park


Police and dozers have left Taksim Gezi Park, as BDP deputy Sırrı Sureyya Önder and CHP Party Assembly member Gülseren Onanç arrived to the construction area demanding proper deconstruction licenses. Police and dozers have left Taksim Gezi Park – one of the only remaining green spots in downtown Istanbul that is reportedly under the risk of a mall construction – [...] → Read the full article…