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Crime boss's wild claims shake Turkish government

Millions of Turks have been glued to their screens, watching a crime boss tell wild stories about international drug smuggling, murders and the murky ties between politicians and the mafia. Peker has accused ex-premier Binali Yildirim's son, Erkam, of setting up international drug routes.

Hong Kong police ban Tiananmen vigil

Hong Kong police on Thursday banned next month's vigil marking Beijing's deadly Tiananmen Square crackdown, a government official said, the second year in a row that authorities have refused permission. Hong Kong has regularly marked the anniversary of Beijing's deadly June 4, 1989 repression of protests in Tiananmen Square with huge candlelight vigils.