Turkey protests in pictures: Fourth day of violence against ‘authoritarian’ government

Steve White
June 3, 2013

Protesters in Turkey clashed with police again in a fourth day of violence against the government.

Demonstrators tore up paving stones to hurl at police who responded with tear gas and water cannon.

The protest began against the redevelopment of a park into a shopping centre — but rapidly became against the government.

At one point in the early hours demonstrators commandeered a bulldozer and drove it towards the Prime Minister’s office, but they were stopped.

Protesters say the Turkish government is becoming increasingly authoritarian.

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