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Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's pledge to delay development of Gezi Park has so far failed...
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's pledge to delay development of Gezi Park has so far failed to appease protesters in Turkey as riot police move once again to disperse demonstrators with tear gas and water cannons Saturday. Turkish equities (TUR) staged a relief rally Friday but investors will likely want to keep a close eye on the unfolding events in Taksim Square as tensions are running high. "We will continue our resistance in the face of any injustice," one group quoted by NPR says.