Opposing groups hold separate programs to commemorate Canakkale martyrs

CANAKKALE: Two groups with opposing views hold two separate programs to commemorate 100th anniversary Canakkale (Gallipoli) in the northwestern province of Canakkale on Wednesday.

People from the People’s Liberation Party (HKP) and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) held demonstration in front of Ataturk Monument in the city. During the ceremonies, police units took security measures to prevent a possible clash.