Turkey investigates social media 'insults' from protest crackdown, proposes curbs on military

  • by: SUZAN FRASER , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 27, 2013 - 10:15 AM

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish authorities are investigating people who allegedly insulted state officials or incited riots on social media, the deputy prime minister said Thursday, in a sign the government is intent on meting out punishment over the massive protests that swept the country in June.

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