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Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Turkish PM to meet Istanbul park protesters

A protester tries to remain standing as police water cannon fires water during clashes at the Taksim Square in Istanbul Tuesday. Hundreds of police in riot gear forced their way through barricades in the square, pushing many of the protesters who had occupied the square for more than a week into a nearby park.