An LGBT rights activist carries a rainbow flag through a march in Istanbul on Sunday. Photo: AFP

‘The police are afraid, not the people’: LGBT groups defy Istanbul pride ban – and face violence from authorities

Police fired on people with rubber bullets if they attempted to join the group protesting against the cancellation of the parade

Topic |   Turkey

TOP PICKS

An LGBT rights activist carries a rainbow flag through a march in Istanbul on Sunday. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE