14 year old Berkin Elvan was shot in the head with a tear gas canister last
night in Okmeydani, near Sisli. He is in critical condition.
A protester, surrounded by the police, praying
Funeral procession for Ethem Sarisuluk who died from a police bullet is stopped
when entering Kizilay Sq in Ankara.
The library that was set up inside Gezi Parki is in ruins
Police fire tear gas as riot police spray water cannon at demonstrators near city’s
main Taksim Square in Istanbul, Turkey on June 16, 2013. (AP)
Protesters run away from police water cannon trucks and tear gas during clashes
between riot police and demonstrators in the streets adjacent to Taksim Square in
Istanbul, Turkey, on June 16, 2013. (Bulent KilicAFP/Getty Images)
Police detain a protester as Turkish riot police spray water cannon at
demonstrators near city’s main Taksim Square in Istanbul, Turkey on June 16,
2013. (Burhan Ozbilici/AP)
Police fire tear gas at demonstrators near city’s main Taksim Square in Istanbul,
Turkey on June 16, 2013. (Imago/Barcroft Media)
A protester puts goggles on to protect himself from teargas at Galata Bridge in
Istanbul on June 16, 2013. (Filip Singer/EPA)
Protesters are lined up after being detained by police near Taksim Square in
Istanbul on June 16, 2013. (Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images)
A single man who has been standing in Taksim Square since 8:45 PM
Monday has started a new style of #occupygezi protest.
Alarmed by the increasing
restlessness of the police in
Taksim Sq, #standingman ends
his protest saying he doesn’t
want to endanger anyone’s
safety, but some of the others
who joined him later are
reportedly taken into police
custody. (Tuesday, 2:00 AM)
A store mannequin is placed in Taksim Sq to represent the #standingman
Two elderly ‘standers’ in Kugulu Park, Ankara. (06/18/2013)
Standing protest inside historic Haydarpasa train station which was
officially closed down today. The terminal will undergo renovations
and will remain closed for at least two years.
“Resist Brazil. We’re together on this fight.”
A protester in Sao Paulo kisses a Turkish flag. Brazilians say they were, to a large
extent, influenced by #occupygezi
A young girl in a Burger King restaurant on Sunday, after she managed to escape
the tear gas outside.
The caption reads: “Spring will come again. I promise you.”
Personnel taking and preparing orders at a Taksim fast food restaurant on
Saturday evening (6/22/2013)
A riot police looks the other way while being offered a carnation by a protester.
Taksim Sq, after police dispersed the crowd on
Saturday evening (6/22/2013)
Police along Istiklal Ave on Saturday evening (6/22/2013). The
helmets bear no identification numbers.
A protester holds a flower as thousands commemorate fellow protesters killed
during recent clashes at Taksim Square in Istanbul on June 22, 2013. Turkish riot
police fired water cannon to clear thousands of protesters from Istanbul’s Taksim
Square on Saturday, the first such confrontation there in nearly a week.
Protesters raise their hands during a commemoration for fellow protesters
killed during recent clashes at Taksim Square in Istanbul on June 22, 2013.
Protesters hold flowers during a commemoration for fellow protesters
killed during recent clashes at Taksim Square in Istanbul on June 22,
A riot policeman uses a mobile phone to film protesters at Taksim
Square in Istanbul June 22, 2013.
Protesters try to stop an armored crowd control truck from which the riot
police fire water cannon at Taksim Square in Istanbul June 22, 2013.
Protesters scuffle and throw flowers at riot police at Taksim Square in Istanbul
June 22, 2013.
Protesters run as the riot police fire water cannon at Taksim Square in Istanbul
June 22, 2013.
Riot police enters in Taksim Square to disperse protesters in Istanbul June 22,
A protester rises his
hands as riot police fire
a water cannon at
Taksim Square in
Istanbul June 22, 2013.
(photo by Marko Djurica/Reuters)
A man protects a woman as riot police fire a water cannon at Taksim Square
in Istanbul June 22, 2013.
In a park, where nightly open forums are being held, placeholders are
put to represent those that were killed during the protests.
Dopo i primi giorni di protesta,
è stato il premier turco
Erdoğan a far uso del termine
La parola è stata rapidamente
oggetto di appropriazione
identitaria, da parte degli
stessi manifestanti e attivisti, i
quali, l'hanno riutilizzata,
riadattata, e hanno dato vita a
«çapulling» e altre parole dalla
grafia simile, con il significato
di "lottare per i diritti
A documentary of children in Gezi Park during
the Taksim protests. They’re asked what they
think about “freedom,park, trees, police” and
similar concepts. It has subtitles and I think
you should all take a moment to watch this
because I believe this is what all children think
all over the world.