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Turkish protester dies from injury in Istanbul clashes: official

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ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A Turkish protester died on Wednesday from a head injury sustained during a clash between rival groups of demonstrators in Istanbul, a local official from the ruling AK Party told CNN Turk television.

"There were two groups attacking the police and one youth suffered a head injury ... and lost his life," Aziz Babuscu, the AK Party's Istanbul provincial head, told the broadcaster.

(Reporting by Humeyra Pamuk; Writing by Nick Tattersall; Editing by Leslie Adler)

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