Erdogan Blames 'Hungarian Jew Soros' for 2013 Protests That Rocked Turkey

Turkey's president joins a slew of right-wing governments attacking Soros, Bloomberg reports, accusing Soros of backing 2013 Gaza Park protests

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused "the famous Hungarian Jew" George Soros of backing anti-government protests that rocked his country in 2013, Bloomberg reported Wednesday.

The Gezi Park protests - Turkey's biggest anti-government demonstrations in decades - erupted in the summer of 2013 over government plans to raze the green space and build a shopping mall.

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