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A protester shouting slogans has climbed on the roof of the Dutch consulate building in central Istanbul where he replaced the Dutch flag with...

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Photo story: Football not just a man’s game

By Ates Alpar*Taksim, Istanbul.19 February International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia in Football, 2016.Last year, a group of LGBTI+ activists came together in order...

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By Haydar Tastan*Dersim. Officially, Tunceli. A city that has never compromised with the state and the establishment since the early stages of the Republic....

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By Duygu Yildiz*Clashes between Kurdish militia and Turkish security forces forced hundreds of thousands of people to move from their homes in Southeast Turkey in...

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