Pro-Morsi rallies hold in Turkey

Rallies in support of Egypt's ousted president held in Istanbul and Konya.

Pro-Morsi rallies hold in Turkey
World Bulletin / News Desk

Rallies were organized in Turkish provinces of Istanbul and Konya in support of Egypt's ousted President Mohamed Morsi on Thursday.

In Istanbul ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party youth organization and members of several civil society organizations protested against Egyptian army's takeover of the government and showed support to Morsi.

The group gathered in front of Egypt's consulate-general in Istanbul, shouted slogans "We will resist against the oppressors", "Do not bend down, the umma is by your side"

Also in central Anatolian province of Konya, several NGOs, organized via social media gathered on Alaaddin boulevard, and shouted "Morsi do not collapse, Turkey stands by you".

Güncelleme Tarihi: 04 Temmuz 2013, 10:59