May Day marchers clash with police in Turkey

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Baku, Azerbaijan, May 1

By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:

Clashes broke out between the police and May Day marchers in Turkey's Istanbul city, the country's Haber7 TV channel reported on May 1.

The marchers hurled stones and firebombs at the police and the latter used tear gas against them.

May Day marches are being held in Turkey on May 1. The Istanbul police have blocked all the approaches to Taksim Square.

Translated by L.Z.

Edited by C.N.

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