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epa04247052 Kurdish protestors clash with Turkish riot police after a funeral ceremony of Ramazan Baran in Diyarbakir, Turkey, 09 June 2014. Clashes between protesters and security forces on 07 June in Lice district near Kurdish city Diyarbakir in Turkey’s south-east left at least two people dead and several injured, local media reported. The region has been experiencing regular protests by youths over the past two weeks, largely focused on their opposition to the construction of new military posts. EPA/SERTAC KAYAR