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Newsline: Protest turns violent outside Turkish embassy in Washington

At least nine people were reported injured after fighting broke out in front of the Turkish embassy in Washington, D.C. between supporters of the Turkish president and and a group of Armenian and Kurdish protesters. Shortly after a meeting between US President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the White House protestors and Erdogan’s guards clashed outside the residency of the Turkish ambassador. The fighting erupted between Erdogan supporters and Armenian demonstrators according to The Associated Press. Some Kurdish activists also reported that there were also Kurds among the protesters.

http://www.rudaw.net/english/world/17052017

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