Protest, like marriage, implies the possible start of something new. It means re-imagining relations to self and other. The Taksim Square Book Club – in which demonstrators in Istanbul stood silently and read books – used silent reflection as a powerful riposte to state brutality. At the root of this kind of protest is what I term the ethical imagination.
Kurdistan Youth Movement Association, the first association including the word ?Kurdistan?, has been established in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır.
A total of 13 people drowned in Turkey Aug. 11, the Sunday right after the Eid-al Fitr holiday, while six of the incidents happened in Istanbul.
Signs warning about the possible harms of alcohol consumption will be placed on the bottles of alcoholic beverages
With a good public relations strategy, Turkey could have transformed the Gezi incidents from a disadvantage into an advantage by promoting a democratic country, according to the head of a tourism association.