Riot police storm protest in Istanbul

Riot police, using tear gas and water cannon to scatter protesters, storm Istanbul's Taksim Square.

Protesters run to avoid tear gas during clashes at Taksim Square in Istanbul on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. Hundreds of riot police overran improvised barricades at the square and fired tear gas, rubber bullets and water cannon in running battles with protesters who have been occupying the area for more than a week. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

Protesters run to avoid tear gas during clashes at Taksim Square in Istanbul on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. Hundreds of riot police overran improvised barricades at the square and fired tear gas, rubber bullets and water cannon in running battles with protesters who have been occupying the area for more than a week. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

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