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Turkey protests: Police clear Istanbul's Taksim Square

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/985000/985642_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524712721_70b745c5a9aac251ab6db5e9cdc723bb<p><b>Turkish riot police have cleared Istanbul's Taksim Square, which has been occupied by anti-government protesters for close to two weeks.</b><p>Police deployed …

Why the Turkish protests matter to the west

Secularism: what does it mean to the people of Turkey? Is it simply a question of whether we can buy alcohol when we please, or whether the cabin …

Associated Press News

Çevik Kuvvet Polisi’nin Psikolojisi! Şiddet ortamının önceden önlenmesi için neler yapılıyor?

Cumartesi, 8 Haziran 2013 08:20<p>[wzslider autoplay="true" transition="'slide'"]<p>Başbakan Erdoğan Taksim’de Gezi Parkı direnişi ile başlayan …

Turkey’s protesters are nothing like what the PM has described

Istanbul is bullish on democracy these days. The downtown Taksim Square is packed Saturday and getting even more crowded.<p>Demonstrators want to send a message to Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan: they are tired of one-man rule. They elected him to be a prime minister, not a dictator, they …

This is not a Turkish Spring and isn’t likely to be

Turkey’s story has been one of cycles of conflict and then calm, not long-term violence in which citizens gather arms against the regime. Turkish military intervention could, for decades, be counted on to impose order on a divided public or allegedly Islamic-leaning political leaders.<p>While the …

Will Istanbul's protesters have the last laugh?

<b>Revolutions take commitment and determination. Revolutions are often messy and confusing. But in today's digital age of iPhones, citizen journalism and self-made producers, revolutions can also be funny.</b><p>While the atmosphere in Istanbul's Taksim Square has changed dramatically from music festival by …

Ankara protesters clash with Turkish police

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Istanbul's 'One Minute!' to Erdoğan

If there are messages sent out by the days-long "park revolt" starting from İstanbul and spilling over to other cities, their address is, exclusively, Turkey's prime minister, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.<p>In essence, it is about making everything too personal and pushing it too far.<p>If you pull the rubber …

Turkish stock market falls 10.5% as demonstrations escalate

<b>Turkey's main share index closed 10.47% down following investor concerns over the escalation of anti-government protests over the weekend.</b><p>The Borsa Istanbul 100 index tumbled as investors feared the demonstrations could hit the economy, and the Turkish lira fell to 16-month lows.<p>Demonstrators …

Social media and opposition to blame for protests, says Turkish PM

Thousands of protesters have controlled Istanbul's main square once more after two days of violent clashes with rampaging riot police, as Turkey's …