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06/15/2013

Police clear Gezi Park in Turkey - Editor's Choice - Picture of the Day - June 15, 2013

Turkey

Murad Sezer/Reuters

People run as riot police fire a water cannon on Gezi Park protesters at Taksim Square in Istanbul on June 15, 2013. Turkish riot police stormed Gezi Park on Saturday firing tear gas and water cannons to evict hundreds of anti-government protesters, hours after an ultimatum was issued from Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan.

 

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