The Aftermath Of Turkish Police's Crackdown On Park Protesters

See photos of what's been described as Istanbul's "uneasy calm."

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The area around the Gezi — the park that served as a catalyst for the protest when officials wanted to get rid of it — is now essentially in ruins.

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A boy wearing a Guy Fawkes mask displays his wooden sword behind a barricade at Gezi Park.

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