The police used tear gas to disperse the gay parade in Istanbul

Special forces of Turkish police fired tear gas and plastic bullets to disperse the citizens who came to the gay pride parade in Istanbul, despite the authorities ‘ ban to hold it. It is reported Bi-bi-si.

According to the Corporation, the police surrounded several dozen who came on the March the activists then started a brawl.

Gay pride parade in Istanbul held every year since 2003. This year the city authorities have prohibited its conduct “for reasons of security and public order.”

The organizers of the gay parade called him a ban as “a flagrant violation of the Constitution and the law” and said they were going to sue in court.