Istanbul Dispatch: In Istanbul, Erdogan Remakes Taksim Square, a Symbol of Secular Turkey

Country
Turkey (TR)
Score
18.22
Source
New York Times
Time
2019-03-22 (UTC)
ID
13410759

This popular urban patch has been a symbol of the secular republic for nearly 100 years, but six years after deadly protests there, contentious changes have begun to alter its character in major ways.