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Clashes go into the night in Turkey

Saturday, June 08, 2013 - 00:41

June 8 - Protesters clash with Turkish police in Istanbul and Ankara as violence continues into the night. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Hundreds of protesters in an Istanbul suburb hurled Molotov cocktails as Turkish police tried to disperse them with water cannons on Saturday. The protests started as a campaign against government plans to build over an Istanbul park, but spiraled into an unprecedented display of public anger over the perceived authoritarianism of the Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan. In the past week, the country has seen the worst riots in decades.

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Clashes go into the night in Turkey

Saturday, June 08, 2013 - 00:41