Photo Gallery: New Party Embraces Ethos of Gezi Demonstrations
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Photo Gallery: New Party Embraces Ethos of Gezi Demonstrations

Foto: Hasnain Kazim

Turkish Discontent Gezi Protests Spawn New Party

The protests that erupted in Turkey in May 2013 saw a local environmental protest bloom into a nationwide pro-democracy movement. A new political party has formed to channel this dissatisfaction into political power, but the hurdles to success are high.