The government of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is maintaining a hardline against protesters, after clearing Gezi Park. The symbol of weeks of protests in Istanbul is empty -- for now.
Independent artists in Turkey have come under renewed pressure from Prime Minister Erdogan. DW talks with dancer Erdem Gunduz - the "standing man" from Taksim Square - and actor Baris Atay about the current situation.
The death of 15-year-old Berkin Elvan reignited the protests in Turkey. Ankara, Istanbul and Izmir saw violent clashes between protesters and police. The people in the streets agree: Erdogan's government has to go.
Protesters and riot police have clashed in Turkey after mourning a teenager who died last week after wounds sustained in June protests. It was the country's worst day of unrest since the mass demonstrations last year.
The latest street battles in Turkey reveal just how divided its society is. Some observers are drawing comparisons to the time before the coup of 1980.
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