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After two people were killed during protests in Diyarbakyr's Lice district, a group of demonstrators threw stones at the 2nd Tactical Air Force Command compound and one person climbed up the pole there to take down the Turkish flag.
It seems Azzi was forced to take down the painting after members of the BIEL security team objected to the portrait being hung in a venue that serves alcohol.
VILLAGERS have scrapped plans to take down their Christmas tree because a bird has built a nest in it and laid an egg.