People begin to enter Istanbul square for Nowruz celebrations

ISTANBUL: People began to enter Istanbul’s Kazlicesme Square to celebrate Nowruz, a festival celebrating the arrival of spring, on Sunday.

After being checked by the police, people are let in the square. Large numbers of police officers are waiting in many points in and around Kazlicesme. In addition a unit from special operations police are ready at city walls around the area.

SOURCE: CIHAN