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Turkey activist death sparks clashes

Police in Turkey have clashed with demonstrators who took to the streets following the death of a 22-year-old activist in the south-eastern city of Antakya.

The protesters say Ahmet Atakan died after being hit by a tear gas canister but officials say he fell from a roof after throwing stones at police.

Catharina Moh reports.

  • 11 Sep 2013
  • From the section Europe
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