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The organizers' decision to move forward with the previously cancelled march led to clashes with police.
Barricades, and 40,000 police officers couldn't keep protesters out of Istanbul's Taksim Square.
The protests in Turkey's Taksim Square in Istanbul continue, as police fire tear gas and water cannons into angry crowds.
Without U.S. committment to foreign intervention in the Syrian civil war, it's unlikely Turkey will lift a finger to help end the conflict.