Turkey + Cyprus: Turkey Gezi Uprising: turkeyuprising05

ISTANBUL, TURKEY.  Turks continue to occupy Gezi Park adjacent to Taksim Square by camping out on June 10, 2013. Ten days of protests that began over plans to demolish Gezi Park adjacent to Taksim Square and have spread into a nationwide manifestation of dislike for the policies and ruling style of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who critics charge has become increasingly authoritarian.

ISTANBUL, TURKEY. Turks continue to occupy Gezi Park adjacent to Taksim Square by camping out on June 10, 2013. Ten days of protests that began over plans to demolish Gezi Park adjacent to Taksim Square and have spread into a nationwide manifestation of dislike for the policies and ruling style of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who critics charge has become increasingly authoritarian.