Demonstrators gather on Place de la Republique during a tribute march in memory of three Kurdish activists who were murdered in Paris in January 2013. Photo: AFP
Demonstrators gather on Place de la Republique during a tribute march in memory of three Kurdish activists who were murdered in Paris in January 2013. Photo: AFP
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Thousands of Kurds from around Europe demonstrate over killings in Paris

  • Buses from Germany, the Netherlands, Switzerland and Belgium transported Kurdish activists to the start of the march and organisers said 25,000 joined the rally
  • The demonstration marked the 10th anniversary of the killings of Sakine Cansiz, Fidan Dogan, Leyla Saylemez and three people killed in Paris two weeks ago

Demonstrators gather on Place de la Republique during a tribute march in memory of three Kurdish activists who were murdered in Paris in January 2013. Photo: AFP
Demonstrators gather on Place de la Republique during a tribute march in memory of three Kurdish activists who were murdered in Paris in January 2013. Photo: AFP
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