Turkish police detained 47 protesters in capital Ankara on Sunday (July 23) demonstrating in support of two teachers arrested for going on a hunger strike, private broadcaster CNNTURK reported.

Literature professor Nuriye Gulmen, 35, and primary school teacher Semih Ozakca, 28, were jailed two months ago over a hunger strike protest which a court ruled was conducted on behalf of a terrorist leftist group, the DHKP-C.

They went on hunger strike after being dismissed from work with a governmen…

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