Police Fire Teargas, Water Cannons at Istanbul Protesters

December 22, 2013 10:51 am

Turkish police on Sunday clashed with protesters in Istanbul as they marched against the Turkish government's urbanization plans and a corruption investigation in which scores of people, including the sons of ministers, have been arrested. Hundreds of protesters gathered in a square in Istanbul's Kadikoy district, holding banners calling on Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's government to resign, Turkey's Dogan News agency reported.