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Police take on protesters as Turkish PM seeks calm

Police firing water cannons and tear gas have dispersed protesters who erected street barricades near Turkey`s parliament overnight.

Turkey protesters `to stay in park` despite PM concession

Turkish protesters hunkered down in an Istanbul park on Saturday, rejecting an olive branch the government had hoped would end two weeks of nationwide civil unrest.

Police clear Istanbul protest square after clashes

Demonstrators retreated from an Istanbul protest square after a night of running battles with riot police.

`No more tolerance` for protests: Turkish PM

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he had no more tolerance for the mass anti-government demonstrations that have engulfed the country.

Turkish PM Erdogan returns to Istanbul, urges end to protests

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan told supporters that protests across the country must end immediately.

US expresses concern over violence in Turkey

The United States expressed concerns over the excessive use of force against peaceful protesters in Turkey.