Police fire tear gas, water cannon to people showing solidarity with İpek media

Following appointment of a board of trustee to Koza İpek Holding which also owns İpek media group, people gathered in front of Bugun TV, one of the media outlets of the group, to show their support. However, they were exposed to harsh police handling.

Police which broke the gate of the media group and detained some of the reporters, fired water cannon and tear gas to people who were holding a peaceful demonstration. Some of the people were dragged by the water cannon fired by TOMA vehicles.

SOURCE: CIHAN