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‘Everywhere is Resistance’: Turkey Protests Flare Following Death of Teen

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Mass protests in Turkey have flared up once again following the death of a boy who died Tuesday night from an injury inflicted by police during last summer’s country-wide wave of protests.

Tens of thousands of protesters filled the streets of Istanbul Wednesday to mourn the death of Berkin Elvan, 15, whose death followed 269 days in a coma after having sustained a blow to the head by a tear gas canister fired by police.

http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2014/03/12-2

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