Erdogan’s Bodyguards To Be Charged

Jun 15, 2017

When Turkish President Erdogan visited the Turkish Embassy during his May 16th visit, his bodyguards left the Turkish compound and beat up several protesters. In video the bodyguards are seen choking a woman, shoving police, and punching a man. Protesters gathered outside the embassy to expose the Turkish regime’s abuses of power. The vicious assaults have been under investigation by the D.C. police, State Department, and Secret Service. Officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said that charges would be announced on Thursday. The Turkish ambassador was summoned to the State Department told “in the strongest possible terms” that the behavior was wrong and a violation of free speech rights in America.