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Four Dead as Violence Mars Election Campaigning in Turkey

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Four people were killed and eight wounded in Turkey after clashes erupted during a ruling party member's campaign stop Thursday, the latest indication of boiling tensions in the run-up to the country's June 24 elections.
Ibrahim Halil Yildiz, a member of parliament from the ruling Justice and Development Party , was touring the predominantly Kurdish town of Suruc in southeast Turkey when a fight broke out between his entourage and shopkeepers, the BBC reports.
According to government-aligned media such as the state's Andolou Agency, the Kurdish shopkeepers provoked the violence by...
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