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Taksim Square protests

Government plans to redevelop Gezi Park in Istanbul sparked a wave of popular anger bringing Turks onto the streets in protest at this and what many see as prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s increasing tendency towards ‘elected authoritarianism’

Turkish police clash with protesters

Istanbul tense on anniversary of Gezi Park protests

Comment and analysis

Suppression of dissent shows Turkey has gone into reverse
– Editorial
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What is left of the independence of Turkey’s press and broadcasters is at risk
– David Gardner
On the face of it, yes. But dig into the figures, and it’s a different story
– beyondbrics

Turkey’s ruling party to tweet the ‘truth’

Volunteers used to counteract protesters’ mastery of social media

Protests return to Turkey as unrest grows

Observers fear the effect of strife on a fragile economy

Turkey forges ahead with building plans

Projects poised to change shape of country, despite Gezi protests

Turkey tightens grip to deter protests

Ankara reacts to violent clashes that shook country

Turkey probes foreign exchange deals

Ankara seeks to reassert authority after weeks of mass protests

Erdogan acts to curb Turkish military

Premier plans rule book changes to remove any pretext for coup

Erdogan misplaces old mastery of events

Turkey’s PM seems to be responding to not determining agenda

Berlin and Ankara signal EU compromise

Agreement to delay membership talks until later this year

Germany pushes plan for EU-Turkey talks

Proposed restart of negotiations in autumn unlikely to please Ankara

Europe and Turkey should keep talking

Despite the riots, EU cannot keep stalling on accession talks

Erdogan sees ‘same protest game’ in Turkey and Brazil

Germany blocks Turkey’s bid to join EU

Berlin opposes restart of accession talks with Ankara

Erdogan promises Turks more prosperity

Some analysts query whether the PM’s glory days of growth and reform are over

Erdogan attacks ‘traitors’ over protests

Critics say Turkey’s leader indulging in conspiracy theories

Turkish police detain dozens after raids

Move is part of government crackdown on unrest

Turkey steps up moves against protesters

Deputy PM says government prepared to use army

Unrest spreads across Istanbul

Police confront protesters as government stages show of force

Istanbul shaken by fresh violence

Turkish police storm Gezi Park protesters

Turkish protesters vote to stay put

Promise to protect park not enough as demands for reform escalate

‘We have got the message’, says Erdogan

PM announces concessions and calls for end to demonstrations

Erdogan meets main protest group

Move comes after Turkey PM issues ‘final warning’ to protesters

Turkish PM steps back from confrontation

Agreement to abide by court ruling on fate of Gezi Park

Germany seeks to halt EU-Turkey talks

Turkish prime minister delivers ‘final warning’ to demonstrators