Tag: Interior ministry

Thousands urge Turkish PM’s resignation as graft scandal shakes gov’t

Edited time: December 26, 2013 01:28                                                                             Demonstrators run away as they clash with riot police (unseen) during a protest against corruption in the Kadikoy district of Istanbul on December 25, 2013 (AFP Photo / Bulent Kilic) ​Thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets of Turkey demanding […]

Egypt riot police deploy after palace clashes

02                 Feb                 2013 CAIRO (AFP) Egyptian riot police deployed on Saturday near President Mohamed Morsi’s palace as his administration rushed to contain fallout from footage of police beating a naked man during the deadly overnight clashes. In Cairo’s Tahrir Square, protesters stoned Prime Minister Hisham Qandil’s motorcade when […]