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Riot police enter Taksim Square   Istanbul: Turkish riot police have entered Istanbul's Taksim Square, where anti-government protesters have been staging demonstrations for close to two...   Park plans at center of protests will go forward, PM says   Istanbul: Erdogan suggested that his government would press ahead with park redevelopment plans for Istanbul, despite of ongoing anti-government prote... Turkey protests resume after apology  Istanbul: Police in the Turkish city of Istanbul have used tear gas and water cannon against protesters in a fifth night of anti-government demonstrat... Turkey apology to wounded protesters  Deputy PM Bulent Arinc has apologised to protesters injured in demonstrations opposing the demolition of an Istanbul park Protesters hold Istanbul square after clashes Map of Taksim Square Turkey  Demonstrators remained in control of Taksim Square after Turkish security forces abandoned the district following 36 hours of vicious clashes Turkey assesses protest damage Park protests spread across Turkey Map of Ankara Turkey
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B. 2017-07-09 Turkish opposition leader finishes 25-day march with rally Istanbul
C. 2017-03-11 Dutch expel Erdogan's minister amid protests Rotterdam, Netherlands
D. 2016-08-07 Turkey coup attempt: Istanbul rally against plot
E. 2016-02-06 EU calls on Turkey to let Syrian refugees cross border European Union
2014-10-08 19 die as violent protests over ISIS sweep Turkey Diyarbakir, Turkey
6. 2014-06-01 Turkey capital hit by fresh clashes Ankara, Turkey
H. 2014-05-30 Turkey PM issues anniversary warning Taksim Square, Istanbul
8. 2014-05-16 Police tear gas Turkey mine protest Soma, Turkey
9. 2014-05-15 PM's aide kicking protester stokes anger over Turkey mine fire Soma, Turkey

Thousands hold anti-government demo in Istanbul Turkish government 'may use army'   Fresh violence as PM Erdogan holds rally   Fresh unrest has erupted in Ankara and Istanbul, with police firing tear gas and water cannon amid continuing anti-government protests Istanbul protesters defy police   Protesters have clashed with Turkish police in Istanbul, after riot squads used tear gas and water cannon to eject demonstrators from Gezi P... Police clear Istanbul's Gezi Park Map of Gezi Park Istanbul Turkey  Riot police have moved to clear the protest camp in Istanbul's Gezi Park, using tear gas and water cannon Erdogan in new Gezi Park protest warning Turkey puts park project on hold Gezi Park reeks, Turkish prime minister says   Istanbul: Turkey's prime minister called on protesters camped out in Istanbul's Gezi Park to pack up and leave: '"We are running out of patience' Turkey's protest leaders bail out of talks Map of Gezi Park Turkey  Istanbul: Protest leaders are saying the previous night's violence in Istanbul's Taksim Square and Gezi Park showed talks would be fruitless Clashes continue despite PM's warning. Istanbul Tear gas clouds fill Taksim Square Map of Taksim Square Istanbul Turkey
Turkish opposition leader finishes 25-day march with rally  Istanbul: Kemal Kilicdaroglu, the leader of main opposition party, completed his 25-day 'March for Justice' from the capital Ankara to Istanbul Sunday   Dutch expel Erdogan's minister amid protests Map of Rotterdam Netherlands   Netherlands: Dutch riot police have used water cannons to disperse protesters outside the Turkish consulate in Rotterdam, as the city expelled a Turkish minister Turkey coup attempt: Istanbul rally against plot EU calls on Turkey to let Syrian refugees cross border. European Union   19 die as violent protests over ISIS sweep Turkey Map of Diyarbakir Turkey  As ISIS militants seem poised to take the strategic city of Kobani at the Turkish-Syrian border, violent protests have broken out in Turkey Turkey capital hit by fresh clashes Turkey PM issues anniversary warning. Istanbul Police tear gas Turkey mine protest   Turkish police have fired tear gas and water cannon at thousands of protesters in the eastern town of Soma, where some 300 miners died on Tu...   PM's aide kicking protester stokes anger over Turkey mine fire   An aide to Turkey's Prime Minister is kicking a man protesting the mine disaster that has claimed nearly 300 lives has prompted outrage Turkish PM accuses dead boy of terror links 'Two dead' amid Turkey protests   Istanbul: 2 people have died during protests across Turkey following the funeral of a teenager wounded in anti-government clashes last year Turkey braces for coma boy's funeral Clashes as Turkish boy dies in coma

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  Istanbul: Clashes have erupted at a hospital where Berkin Elvan, 15, has died nine months after he was struck on the head by a tear gas canister fired by police

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  Istanbul: The square and park erupted in chorus, with tear gas canisters and water cannons from police met by firework and defiant chanting from protesters

  Police have clashed with protesters in the capital and in Istanbul, on the 2nd day of unrest sparked by plans to build a shopping centre on a city park
Protesters pack Istanbul square   Police in the Turkish city of Istanbul have pulled out of Taksim Square which has become the focus of the largest anti-government protest in... May.31 Turkey braces for fresh protests. Istanbul Police tear-gas protesters
  Istanbul: A district court has agreed to hear a case against the rebuilding of historic barracks -- a project that has been one of the catalysts for days of protests

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Nov.18 Jailed Kurds end hunger strike

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Sep.6 Protests greet Turkish president
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May.1 Hundreds detained amid protests
. Istanbul Apr.29 Huge rally for Turkish secularism   Istanbul: Hundreds of thousands of people have rallied in support of secularism, amid a row over a vote for the country's next president Jan.19 Fury in Turkey at editor's murder. Istanbul

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Nov.26 Turkish protests at Pope's visit
  Istanbul: Thousands of Muslims have taken part in a protest against the forthcoming visit. The crowds shouted slogans 'Don't come Pope'
May.18 Protest over judge shooting

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May.2 Quake deaths spark protest

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Apr.14 Protests greet crisis plan
. Istanbul

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