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Crowds of anti-government protesters filling Taksim Square in the center of Istanbul during the Gezi Park protests in June of 2013

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June 11-- A protester wore swim goggles and a construction helmet for protection during clashes with police. 

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Football fans approaching police outside the Besiktas stadium to face off against police moments before police cleared protesters away with tear gas, leading to clashes that lasted for several hours.

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Turkish police use tear gas against protesters in Taksim Square. 

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June 11-- Police and protesters clashed in Taksim Square.

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June 3-- A protester holding a spent tear gas canister found in Gezi Park.

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June 3 --Police battle with protesting football fans near Besiktas stadium.

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June 7-- A memorial to Abdullah Comert, 22, who was shot and killed, allegedly by police, in the Southern Turkish city of Antakya.

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June 3-- Protesters lit candles in Gezi Park which spelled out "Taksim Square is ours in Turkish.

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June 11-- Men played soccer while fighting raged nearby between police and protesters over control of Istanbul's Taksim Square and Gezi Park.

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June 2-- Outside Besiktas football stadium protesters commandeer a security building in order to stop traffic.

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June 2-- Protesters clash with police outside Besiktas soccer stadium in Istanbul. P

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June 11-- People suffer from the effects of tear gas as riot police fought to retake Istanbul's Taksim Square.

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June 11-- A car burns after police stormed Istanbul's Taksim Square, taking back control of the area from protesters.

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Crews clean up debris left after police stormed Gezi park, removing protesters and destroying tents.

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A man injured by water with a burning agent was moved during clashes with police.

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A woman with her hospitalized daughter, who lost her right eye during clashes with police.

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Protesters look out over Istanbul Ataturk Cultural Center, an abandoned building on Taksim Square.

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