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Turkish police arrest dozens over protest tweets

Dozens of Twitter users in Turkey, who posted messages in support of anti-government protests, have been arrested.

Earlier this week Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan had branded the social media site "a menace".

Quentin Sommerville reports from Izmir.

  • 06 Jun 2013
  • From the section Europe
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