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Turkish students hurl eggs at IMF speaker

Students hurled eggs at the International Monetary Fund's Turkey Representative Mark Lewis as he made a speech in the province of Bursa.

Scuffles broke out as the university's security officers took the protesters away.

There is significant opposition among Turkish students to the IMF, which helped bail the country out of a financial crisis in 2001.

  • 13 Oct 2011
  • From the section Europe