Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

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Turkish nationalists surrounded by Turkish riot police hold a... News PhotoConflict,Crisis,Diplomacy,Europe,Flag,Founder,Government,Holding,Horizontal,Istanbul,Istiklal Avenue,Kurdistan Workers Party,Modern,Mustafa Kemal Ataturk,Politics,Portrait,Protest,Riot Police,Surrounding,WavingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPTurkish nationalists surrounded by Turkish riot police hold a portrait of modern Turkey's founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and wave flags during a protest against the Turkish government peace plan with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) on April 20, 2013 on Istiklal Avenue in Istanbul. Turkish interior minister Muammer Guler announced on April 18 an increase in the violence between student groups which he said appeared to be linked to the ongoing peace process between Ankara and the Kurdish rebels. AFP PHOTO / BULENT KILIC (Photo credit should read BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images)