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Security members stand outside the Conpemporary Lawyers' Association... News PhotoAnkara,Asia,Horizontal,Law,People,Police Force,Searching,SecurityPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSecurity members stand outside the Conpemporary Lawyers' Association during a police search inside the building on January 18, 2013 in Ankara. Turkish police launched a major nationwide crackdown today against a banned left-wing group, arresting 85 people, among them 15 attorneys, local media reported. The dawn raids in Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir and other cities targeted the Revolutionary People's Liberation Front (DHKP-C), a Marxist group held responsible for several acts of terror in Turkey since the late 1970s. AFP PHOTO / ADEM ALTAN (Photo credit should read ADEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images)