Thousands Across Turkey Protest Erdogan’s Autocratic Style

By Selcan Hacaoglu - 2013-06-03T10:56:39Z

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Erdogan's Decision

As clashes there began last week, Erdogan vowed that he wouldn’t be swayed from the development project by rallies opposing it. “We’ve made our decision and we will implement it,” he said on May 29.

Left, riot police fire tear gas toward protesters near the former Ottoman Palace in Istanbul, on June 1, 2013.

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