U.S. concerned by violence involving protesters and Turkish personnel

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Posted: May 17, 2017 2:42 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is concerned by violence involving protesters and Turkish security personnel in Washington on Tuesday evening, a State Department spokeswoman said on Wednesday.

"We are communicating our concern to the Turkish government in the strongest possible terms," said spokeswoman Heather Nauert said in a statement.

(Reporting by Yeganeh Torbati; Editing by Richard Chang)