Ozgur Akkaya

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Turkish upheavals: a supporter of President Erdogan at a rally in Ankara. Photograph: Chris McGrath/Getty

The year was just an hour old when a man dressed in black approached the door of the nightclub, raised an automatic rifle and shot a security guard in(...)

Supporters of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan flock to the national standard during a pro-government demonstration on Taksim square in Istanbul, Turkey. Photograph: Reuters

In the early hours of Saturday morning, as tanks were rolling through Istanbul and the city seemed on the verge of chaos, the warren of narrow streets(...)