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The Saturday Mothers of Turkey gathered this week for some 400th time with the same demands. They have been demanding the accountability of perpetrators of forced political disappearances, and the return of the remains of their loved ones...

They are the mothers of victims of forced disappearances in Turkey. They have been gathering in protest in Galatasaray Square of Istanbul in front of Galatasaray High School every Saturday since 1995 with the demands of accountability of perpetrators and the return of the remains of their loved ones.

The Saturday Mothers gathered for a 400th time on Saturday, and their vigil was attended by members of the parliament of opposition BDP and of main opposition CHP.

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  • Copyright: ERHAN EKEN (erhan1958) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1181 W: 160 N: 389] (14953)
  • Genre: People
  • Medium: Black & White
  • Date Taken: 2014-05-17
  • Exposure: f/8, 1/400 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-05-21 10:01
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