Turkish teen becomes fifth fatality from June protests

A 19-year-old university student who was hurt during anti-government protests that rocked Turkey last month has died from his injuries, bringing the death toll in the unrest to five, local media reported on Wednesday.

Istanbul`s Taksim Square rocked by anti-govt protests

The mosque plans have long been contentious because it would further shrink the green spaces in Istanbul`s city center. Some argue that there are already plenty of mosques around Taksim.