Turkey protesters fear limited freedoms

Opposition accuses ruling AK Party of trying to introduce more Islamic rules into society.

    Since the creation of Turkey as a modern republic almost 100 years ago religion has had no place in the constitution. But now many fear that is changing.

    Al Jazeera’s Isil Sariyuce looks at what has led to the ongoing anti-government demonstrations.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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