Turkish Protesters Get ‘Final’ Warning to Clear Out of Park

Source: NY Times:

  • ISTANBUL — Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday toughened his stance against demonstrators who continued to occupy a park in central Istanbul just one day after he met with leaders of the protest movement for the first time, declaring in a nationally televised speech that the use of force by the police was justified if order was not immediately restored. He said it was his “final” warning.

Categories: Europe, Turkey

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