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  Tamuz 3, 5773 , 11/06/13

Clashes Continue in Istanbul

Clashes continued, Tuesday morning in Istanbul's Taksim Square, as Turkish police came to get rid of barricades set up by anti-government protesters, according to local media.

The police used tear gas and water cannons, and fired rubber bullets at demonstrators. Groups of protesters countered with firecrackers and petrol bombs.

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