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Taksim Square Protests

Turkish Police Disperse Protesters Trying To Reenter Taksim Square

AP | BERZA SIMSEK and SUZAN FRASER | Posted 09.05.2013 | World

ISTANBUL — Turkish police fired volleys of tear gas at protesters who tried to enter a cordoned-off park near Istanbul's landmark Taksim Square ...

Thousands Demand Justice For Turkey Protester Killed By Cop

AP | Posted 06.29.2013 | World

ISTANBUL -- Thousands of protesters returned to Istanbul's Taksim Square on Saturday, demanding justice for a demonstrator slain by police fire during...

Turkish Protesters To Stay In Park Despite Warning

AP | ELENA BECATOROS and JAMEY KEATEN | Posted 08.15.2013 | World

ISTANBUL — Turkish riot police firing tear gas and water cannon took less than half an hour on Saturday to bring to an end an 18-day occupation ...

Turkish PM Vows To Rid 'Troublemakers' From Park

AP | EZGI AKIN and JAMEY KEATEN | Posted 08.13.2013 | World

ANKARA, Turkey -- "Troublemakers" will be removed from Istanbul's Taksim Square, Turkey's prime minister declared Thursday, rejecting the European Par...

This Woman Shows Protests Are Ageless

Posted 06.12.2013 | Fifty

Huff/Post50 editors have been moved by the many photos capturing the standoff between Turkey's riot police and protesters taking place around that cou...

Howard Fineman

Can Turkey Still Thrive?

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 06.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- I have a Turkish friend, who must remain nameless. He had lived here in the United States for years until he decided a decade ago to go ...

WATCH: Man In Wheelchair Targeted During Turkey Protests

Posted 06.11.2013 | World

As violence erupted in Turkey's Taksim Square Tuesday, riot police used tear gas and doused dozens with water cannons. Though the brutal tactics used ...

WATCH: 24 Hours At Turkey's Taksim Square

Posted 06.07.2013 | World

Anti-government protests in Turkey entered their second week on Friday, with thousands of demonstrators gathering in Istanbul's Taksim Square. Protest...