Hundreds protest opposition arrests in Turkey

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 21, 2010 17:51

Hundreds protested the arrests for conspiracy against the government of members of Turkey's opposition in Istanbul on Saturday, Army Radio reported.

The protesters were also demonstrating against a government plan for a referendum which would seek to make changes to Turkey's constitution. According to the protesters, the proposed changes would increase government influence on the country's courts.


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