Workplace injuries and deaths have been common during the construction of Istanbul Grand Airport. At least 38 workers have died since the project, a favourite of Turley's President, started. When 17 were killed in one day the workers sponanteously struck. Police viciously attacked workers and arrested over 500 and held them without charge. 43 have been charged, most of them union activists. Their employer accuses them of 'terrorism'. (Photo: INSAAT Sendika) Click here to see more union news from Turkey. .
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