Turkey Disperses Protest by Kurds Denouncing Curfew

December 14, 2015 1:51 PM

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Police in the mainly Kurdish city of Diyarbakir used water cannons to break up a protest by about 5,000 people denouncing a government-imposed curfew in one neighborhood.

Turkey is imposing dayslong curfews in towns and districts in southeast Turkey as security forces battle Kurdish militants who dig up ditches or set up barricades.

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