Video Appears To Show Erdogan’s Guards Clashing With D.C. Protesters

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday speaks to the media following meetings with President Trump at the White House. Hours later, protests at the Turkish Embassy in Washington, D.C., would turn violent with his security team accused of brutality against protesters.

Video taken outside the Turkish ambassador’s residence in Washington, D.C., shows what looks like President Erdogan’s security forces pushing past police and violently breaking up a protest.

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