A Widely Circulated Photo From The Protests In Turkey Is Actually From A Marathon

Don’t believe everything you see on the Internet.

1. This photo of a packed bridge was said to be taken of anti-government protestors in Turkey who have been demonstrating in Istanbul this week. It was shared widely on Twitter and Reddit.

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2. But it’s actually not from the protests or even from 2013. The photo can actually be found in a post on a forum about the 2012 Intercontinental Istanbul Eurasia Marathon.

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