With all the violence, this is one of the most powerful images we've seen out of the part of the Planet we call Turkey. Trees, healthy food and children or more condos, malls and teargas canisters made in U.S.A?
Protestor throwing back canister. #teargas #turkey
Pictures of the Week: May 31 - June 7
A demonstrator reacts to teargas fired by Turkish police during a protest in the neighborhood of Besiktas in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo by Daniel Etter.
"Up Date from Taksim GlobalRevLive Streamer reports. Immediately before the last teargas attack all 3g service was cut at once. This was the second time that ALL cell phone services were jammed immediately before an attack on Taksim today." From Revolution News FB
Protests in Turkey (updated)
Protesters run as riot police fire teargas and water cannons in Taksim Square in Istanbul on June 11, 2013. (Osman Orsal/Reuters)
Saturday night in Beyoglu, from Jenna Pope’s photoblog (@BatmanWI): Police coming back from a round of teargas attack on protesters.