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Planned Koran protest in Stockholm, condemned by Turkey

Turkey condemned a planned Koran protest in Stockholm on Saturday where a Koran was to be burned. In addition, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said a planned visit by the Swedish defense minister next week was canceled after the protest was approved. This comes as Sweden continues to try to gain Turkey's approval for admission to NATO. This event took place on 01/21/2023 at the following location: Stockholm, Sweden.

Incident Type: Political Conflict

Event Type: Legal/Diplomatic

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: Reuters