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Germany: Hundreds protest in Berlin against Turkish offensive in Syria01:36

Germany: Hundreds protest in Berlin against Turkish offensive in Syria

Germany, Berlin
October 19, 2019 at 16:24 GMT -00:00 · Published

Hundreds of pro-Kurdish demonstrators took to the streets of Berlin on Saturday, to protest against Turkey's military operation in north-eastern Syria.

Carrying anti-war and anti-Turkey signs and waving Kurdish flags, protesters of all ages marched to the Brandenburg Gate. Police forces were present during the rally.

Thousands of protesters have come out on the streets in recent days as part of global demonstrations held under the slogan 'Rise Up 4 Rojava'. On Thursday, US Vice President Mike Pence announced a five-day ceasefire in Turkey's military offensive, dubbed 'Operation Peace Spring,' which began on October 9.

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Hundreds of pro-Kurdish demonstrators took to the streets of Berlin on Saturday, to protest against Turkey's military operation in north-eastern Syria.

Carrying anti-war and anti-Turkey signs and waving Kurdish flags, protesters of all ages marched to the Brandenburg Gate. Police forces were present during the rally.

Thousands of protesters have come out on the streets in recent days as part of global demonstrations held under the slogan 'Rise Up 4 Rojava'. On Thursday, US Vice President Mike Pence announced a five-day ceasefire in Turkey's military offensive, dubbed 'Operation Peace Spring,' which began on October 9.

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