Police fire tear gas at protesters outside of seized newspaper

Turkish police are firing fresh rounds of tear gas at demonstrators gathered outside the Istanbul offices of Zaman newspaper, the mass-circulation opposition daily that was seized by the government.

A reporter at the paper tells dpa that dozens of armed police are inside the building and that the government-appointed trusteeship has removed the editor-in-chief.

Last update: Wed, 22/06/2016 - 15:01
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