Erdogan Thugs Attack Turkish Minority Protesters in DC

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Supporters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan attacked a group of peaceful protesters (see video below)

A victim of the attack by Erdogan supporters.
A victim of the attack by Erdogan supporters. (Photo: Greek Reporter USA)

who had gathered at the residence of the Turkish ambassador in Washington, D.C. during Erdogan’s visit this week with U.S. President Donald Trump, reported Greek Reporter USA.

The attackers broke a police line and violently charged the group. A number of minority organizations who represent those that have borne the brunt of the Turkish state’s oppressive policies protested Erdogan’s presence in Washington. The groups included Kurds, Armenians, Greeks and Yazidis.

Victims of the attack stated their attackers were not ordinary civilians, but people with military training, “likely from Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s security detail.”

Watch a video taken of the attack:

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Meira Svirsky

Meira Svirsky is the editor of ClarionProject.org