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Foreign Office Warning

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Foreign Office Warning

Post Posted: Sat Jun 01, 2013 8:23 pm

Keep Safe

Twitter and Facebook are blocked in TR as of 1700 hrs Saturday June 1st.


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Re: Foreign Office Warning

Post Posted: Tue Jun 04, 2013 2:05 pm

Heart Warming Pix From The Gezi Demos

ordinary people


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Re: Foreign Office Warning

Post Posted: Tue Jun 04, 2013 2:07 pm

Info here


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Re: Foreign Office Warning

Post Posted: Sat Jun 08, 2013 3:16 pm

An expat's view on the situation


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Re: Foreign Office Warning

Post Posted: Sat Jun 08, 2013 8:21 pm

From the Beeb


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Re: Foreign Office Warning

Post Posted: Mon Jun 10, 2013 7:46 pm

Fanning the flames

The TR PM is in a confrontational mood, no building bridges or balconies for him! Wink


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Re: Foreign Office Warning

Post Posted: Tue Jun 11, 2013 7:01 pm

Twitter and Facebook have not been banned but have slowed down due to 'excessive usage'.
Media coverage in general has been pretty poor and people rely on foreign sources for updates.
Rage against the media


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