Cross-party pro-democracy rally shows unity in Istanbul

(Condi Rice’s “New Middle East” suffered a major setback as the CIA moles have been driven out in the open and the opposition is coming together in Turkey in support of real democracy)

from TRT World

Millions of Turkish citizens gathered to attend a Democracy and Martyrs’ Rally led by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Yenikapi, on the European side of Istanbul, in a display of national solidarity against July 15’s failed coup attempt.

During the rally, President Erdogan said, “I would like to refer to martyrs and all those people who stood against tanks and these terrorists. I will like to commemorate them… we defended our country…

The leaders of Turkey’s main opposition parties – the secularist Republican Peoples’ Party (CHP) and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) – have also spoken at the rally, in a sign that long-standing political rifts may be healing in response to the failed coup…

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