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  Tamuz 9, 5773 , 17/06/13

Thousands Demonstrate Against Erdoğan in Ankara

Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Ankara, early Monday morning, chanting slogans against Turkey's ruling party and its leader, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

As has been the case in recent weeks, there were clashes between protesters and police. The police used riot-control measures, including water cannons.

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