June 1, 2013 5:07 PM

Turkey protests over plan to build on Istanbul park reveal deep anger at Erdogan

Tens of thousands of protesters called for the resignation of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and fought police firing tear gas in central Istanbul for the second day Saturday. A defiant Erdogan declared he would not back down from a controversial construction project that set off the protests, but then called off the police.

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