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Turkey - Violence used to clear Taksim Square

Turkey - Violence used to clear Taksim Square

As clashes turn violent, demonstrators run from the police. As the police attempt to clear Taksim square, violence breaks out on June 11th, 2013. After hours of tear gassing and TOMA tanks (armored vehicles that sprak a mix of water and tear gas) the protestors managed to momentarially re-take the square till the evening when the police overtook them . Protests began as a fight to save Gezi Park in central Istanbul. After the small peaceful protest was overrun by the police force- violently
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June 11, 2013
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