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Turkey riot police clear taksim square tear gas erdogan talks

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Taksim Square in central Istanbul is now strewn with wreckage from protests over the Gezi Park redevelopment.
Turkey riot police clear taksim square tear gas erdogan talks

A demonstrator wearing a gas mask throws an object in Taksim square on June 11, 2013. Riot police re-entered Istanbul's protest square today, firing tear gas and rubber bullets at firework-hurling demonstrators in a fresh escalation of unrest after Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he would meet with protest leaders.

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