"Chemical Tayyip" (kimyasal tayyip) - Incredible And Frightening Photos From Istanbuls #OccupyGezi

Incredible And Frightening Photos From Istanbul's #OccupyGezi

A Turkish riot policeman uses tear gas as a demonstrator holds a banner which reads, "Chemical Tayyip", referring to Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, during a protest in Taksim Square, on May (Reuters/Murad Sezer) #

A man plays the accordion in Adana behind the barricades.  #occupygezi #direngeziparki #occupyturkey

Turkish Government demolishes Taksim Gezi Park in Istanbul for building a shopping mall. People resist to save the park.

Occupy Gezi / Istanbul Protests

Covering Gezi: Reflecting on Photographing Daily Life during Extraordinary Events

An iconic picture taken earlier today in Ankara.  #occupygezi #direngeziparki #occupyturkey

June A demonstrator reacts to teargas fired by Turkish police during a protest in the neighborhood of Besiktas in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo by Daniel Etter, Redux.


thousands crossing the bridge walking to go to Taksim/ground zero

#SesVerTürkiyeBuÜlkeSahipsizDeğil #direngaziparki #occupygezi

empty shells from gas spray and plastic bullet canisters occupy taksim.


Demonstrators in front of Dolmabahce Palace, Besiktas.