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Video: Violent clashes between protesters and police in Istanbul


Thousands of people poured onto the streets of Istanbul’s Okmeydan neighborhood for the funeral procession of 15-year-old Berkin Elvan on March 12. Elvan, who died on Tuesday, March 11, after 269 days in coma, was critically injured during last summer’s Gezi Park protests. Hurriyet said 50,000 people massed on Halaskargazi Avenue. Here, protesters clash with police on the streets of Okmeydan neighbourhood. Credit: Youtube/Murat Karadeniz

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