Olympics-Turkey unrest triggers concern for Games (Reuters)

* Organisers say Mediterranean Games safe * Erdogan opens venues (Updates with Games organisers’ reaction) By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN, June 10 (Reuters) – Violent protests across several major Turkish cities since the end of May have raised concerns for the safety of the upcoming Mediterranean Games in the country’s coastal city of Mersin. In a letter obtained by Reuters and addressed to 2013 Mediterranean Games organisers, the International Committee of Mediterranean Games (ICMG) is asking for security assurances and more information regarding the on-going demonstrations. …

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