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Turkey police fire plastic bullets at anti-Erdogan paper rally

Journalists carry an injured woman after Turkish riot police used tear gas and plastic bullets to disperse supporters outside the Zaman newspaper headquarters in Istanbul on March 5, 2016Turkish riot police on Saturday fired plastic bullets and tear gas to disperse protesters who gathered outside an opposition newspaper the day after it was seized by authorities in a violent raid. “Free press cannot be silenced,” a group of demonstrators shouted outside the Istanbul premises of Zaman daily, staunchly opposed to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Police used large amounts of tear gas, water cannon and plastic bullets to disperse a crowd of around 500 protesters, an AFP photographer at the scene reported.

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