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HuffingtonPost – Turkey Protests: Police Crush Barricades In Taksim Square – 11 June 2013

a15da-huffington_post_logoBy ELENA BECATOROS and SUZAN FRASER

ISTANBUL — Hundreds of riot police overran improvised barricades at Istanbul’s Taksim Square on Tuesday, firing tear gas, rubber bullets and water cannons in running battles with protesters who have been occupying the area for more than a week. Continue reading