Riot police storm protest in Istanbul

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

A man covers his face as he runs past a burning van to escape tear gas during clashes in Taksim Square in Istanbul on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. Hundreds of police in riot gear forced through barricades and pushed many of the protesters who had occupied the square for more than a week into a nearby park. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

A man covers his face as he runs past a burning van to escape tear gas during clashes in Taksim Square in Istanbul on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. Hundreds of police in riot gear forced through barricades and pushed many of the protesters who had occupied the square for more than a week into a nearby park. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

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