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21 March 2018 14:49 (South Africa)

Istanbul journal: Three days of Erdogan

  • Olivia Walton
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    Olivia Walton

    Olivia Walton is a freelance writer and editor from Cape Town. After an internship at The Paris Review in New York, she is now giving life in Istanbul a try. Tear gas is to be avoided.

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