A follow-up to “What is Happening in Istanbul?”
By Gülay Ateş and thanks to This Beloved Life for carrying the story in the English Language.
Dear friends… I want to thank you most of all for your support and comfort.
We have a little over 80 million citizens here in the republic of Turkey… and something wonderful is happening here. Millions have not slept over the past 36 hours; we are all really on the streets. Large cities, small cities, suburbs are full of people who know how they will be treated. Jung and old people, professors, actors, writers, workers all know that they will be beaten bloody, be bombarded with teargas and agent-orange. This is not stopping anyone from helping those in need.
This was not planned, we did not organize this. We were all siting in our living rooms and saw in Halk TV and read on…
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