And here’s the video of the quadcopter camera drone being shot down by the Turkish police in Taksim Square

As explained in the previous post that included footage recorded by the drone, on June 11. 2013, Turkish Police fired bullets and eventually downed a radiocontrolled flying camera quadcopter during the protests in Taksim square, Istanbul.

Quadcopter Taksim Square

Here’s the video, taken from the ground of the small, low flying drone being hit by the police plastic bullets.

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