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Arab wedding convoy attacked in Urfa Turkey

WATCH: Turkish citizens attack an Arab wedding convoy in the city of Urfa, in southeastern Turkey.

Turkish media reported that the convoy of cars, bearing flags with Arabic words, disturbed the residents of the area with the sounds of horns and Arab songs.

Right groups are warning of rising anti-Arab and anti-Syrian sentiment in Turkey.

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