Date published: 18 March 2024 14:47
Modified On: 18 March 2024 15:37

Newroz celebration in İstanbul drew a crowd of over 300,000 people to Yenikapı Square

This year's celebrations, held under the slogan "Rabe dema azadî û serkeftinê ye - "Now is the time for freedom. Rise up", saw participation from all districts of İstanbul. However, police detained over 50 individuals due to restrictions on slogans and banners. A group of LGBTI+ individuals attempting to enter the rally area faced verbal and physical violence from the crowd.
Newroz celebration in İstanbul drew a crowd of over 300,000 people to Yenikapı Square
https://bianet.org/haber/newroz-celebration-in-istanbul-drew-a-crowd-of-over-300-000-people-to-yenikapi-square-293188
2024-06-23 15:08:19