Protesters in a hammock joke at the Gezi park of Taksim square in Istanbul on Thursday, June 6, 2013. Turkish officials, scrambling to contain tensions, have delivered more conciliatory

 

              Protesters in a hammock joke at the Gezi park of Taksim square in Istanbul on Thursday, June 6, 2013. Turkish officials, scrambling to contain tensions, have delivered more conciliatory
Protesters in a hammock joke at the Gezi park of Taksim square in Istanbul on Thursday, June 6, 2013. Turkish officials, scrambling to contain tensions, have delivered more conciliatory messages to thousands of protesters denouncing what they say is the government's increasingly authoritarian rule and its meddling in lifestyles. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
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