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Turkish police fired tear gas and water cannon at hundreds of people in Istanbul and Ankara Saturday as demonstrations marking a year since deadly...
Saturday, May 31, 2014
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Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday he would not allow May Day gatherings on Istanbul's Taksim Square, the scene of protests...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
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Riot police on Wednesday clashed briefly with groups of anti-government protesters in two Turkish cities, as demonstrators in Istanbul switched to...
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
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Updated at 6:30pm: Turkish riot police waged running battles with pockets of protesters overnight, clearing the central Istanbul square that has been...
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
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Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday urged supporters of his Islamic-rooted party to use next year's local elections to "teach a...
Sunday, June 9, 2013
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Updated at 4:05pm Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan flew back to a Turkey rocked by days of anti-government unrest on Friday and declared before a sea of...
Friday, June 7, 2013
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Updated at 4:05pm: In a speech i Tunisia Thursday, Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan confirmed that Turkey would go ahead with gentrification plans for...
Thursday, June 6, 2013
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Updated at 5:00pm: A protester succumbed to his wounds in Ankara Wednesday, raising the death toll of violent clashes between police and...
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
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