Turks rally against Syria intervention

Turkish government supports American-led missile strike against Syria, but the public does not agree.

    The Turkish government supports an American-led missile strike against Syria.

    But opinion polls have consistently shown that a majority of people do not want to see the country involved in the civil war across its southern border.

    Residents of Antakya staged a demonstration to express their position on the matter.

    Al Jazeera's Anita McNaught reports from Antakya.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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