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People wear masks of Ekrem Dumanli, the editor-in-chief of Zaman newspaper, as they protest against his detention in Istanbul five days ago, in Ankara, Turkey, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. Police conducted raids in a dozen Turkish cities Sunday, detaining at least 32 people — including journalists, TV producers and police — known to be close to a movement led by a U.S.-based moderate Islamic cleric who is a strong critic of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. It was the latest crackdown on cleric Fethullah Gulen's movement, which the government has accused of orchestrating an alleged plot to try to bring it down. A black and white image of former prime minister Adnan Menderes is seen at the center.(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)

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    Photos of the day - December 17, 2014

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