Turkey PM claims victory after protest crackdown

Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday claimed victory over anti-government protesters after a heavy crackdown on the movement, as police raided homes and arrested dozens of demonstrators to stamp out nearly three weeks of unrest.

Turkey PM risks political fallout after Gezi Park

By resorting to force to dislodge protesters who have been defying his authority, Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan may have won the battle for Gezi Park, but it could cost him dearly politically, observers say.

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.

Turkey protesters mull next move after PM concession

Turkish protesters occupying an Istanbul park held talks to discuss their next move after PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan agreed to suspend the site`s controversial redevelopment in a bid to end two weeks of deadly anti-government unrest.