Protesters try to remove a tear gas canister from a barricade during clashes with police near Taksim square in Istanbul, early Wednesday, June 5, 2013. Turkey's deputy prime minister o

 

              Protesters try to remove a tear gas canister from a barricade  during clashes with police near Taksim square in Istanbul, early Wednesday, June 5, 2013. Turkey
Protesters try to remove a tear gas canister from a barricade during clashes with police near Taksim square in Istanbul, early Wednesday, June 5, 2013. Turkey's deputy prime minister offered an apology Tuesday for the government's violent crackdown on an environmental protest, a calculated bid to ease days of anti-government rallies in the country's major cities. (AP Photo/Kostas Tsironis)