Protesters defiant as Turkey unrest goes into third day




 
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Protesters defiant as Turkey unrest goes into third day
 
June 2nd, 2013  
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Protesters defiant as Turkey unrest goes into third day
By Can Sezer and Parisa Hafezi ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - Protesters lit fires and scuffled with police in parts of Istanbul and Ankara early on Sunday, but the streets were generally quieter after two days of Turkey's fiercest anti-government demonstrations for years. Hundreds of protesters set fires in the Tunali district of the capital Ankara, while riot police fired tear gas and pepper spray to hold back groups of stone-throwing youths near Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's office in Istanbul. ...




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