11 Year Old Stabs Man Attacking His Uncle in the Spine, Killing Him

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25 year old Turkish man named Harun Ergül ordered a sandwich from a snack bar in Konya, in the Central Anatolia Region, Turkey but didn’t like it. He got into an argument with 35 year old bar owner Ahmet Yıldırım … Continue reading

Man Shot in the Head in Front of Mosque After Attending Funeral in Istanbul

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A man died after he was shot in the head allegedly by a stray bullet fired by police who were nearby to combat a group of protesters demonstrating about last week’s mine disaster in Soma. 34 year old father of … Continue reading

Worst Mining Accident in History of Turkey

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On May 13, 2014, a fire broke out after an explosion tore through a private coal mine in Soma province of Manisa, Turkey. The definitive cause of the fire has still not been determined (as of this post), but it … Continue reading

Car Falls Into Sea While Boarding a Ferry in Istanbul, 5 Year Old Girl Dies

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A combination of ferryboat operators allowing cars on the ferry’s lids, with a female driver behind the wheel of the boarding car, resulted in the car with all female passengers falling into the sea. The fall lead to the death … Continue reading

Youth Chilling in Underground Garage Beaten and Arrested by Police

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One of the fundamental reasons why people have been protesting in Turkey is the apparent abuse of power by Turkish police. We have had a post on Best Gore that touched basis on why the Turks are unhappy with the … Continue reading

Man Run Over as Train Plows Into a Semi Truck

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Freak accident involving a train, a semi truck and a random guy was caught on CCTV. Blue semi is slowly moving forward and gets t-boned by a train. Guy who was at a safe distance from the semi gets run … Continue reading

Turkish Protester Ethem Sarısülük Shot in the Head by Police in Ankara

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27 year old Ethem Sarısülük was shot in the head by a policeman during a protest in the commercial district of Kızılay in Ankara, Turkey. In the video, a policeman in riot gear is seen kicking a protester in the … Continue reading

Turkish Protester Shot in the Eye Has Bloodied Face

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This happened yesterday – June 3, 2013 in Kizilay neighborhood of Ankara, the capital city of Turkey, although the circumstances of the injury are uncertain. I think the protester may have been shot in the head with a tear gas … Continue reading

Turkish Protester Mowed Down and Killed by Police Panzer in Ankara

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20 year old Turkish activist named Mehmet Ayvalitas was killed in Ankara when police panzer drove into protesters on the fourth day of anti government demonstrations opposing growing Islamic influence. Mehmet Ayvalitas became the first confirmed death related to the … Continue reading

Turkish Protester Knocked Out with Water Cannon

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As protests in Turkey continue to involve more and more people, the country’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he would not yield to “wild extremists” but also admitted that police may have used “excessive” force. Meanwhile, police official said … Continue reading