Turkish police use teargas to subdue protesters marking teen's death

March 11, 2015 4:25 PM

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ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police on Wednesday fired water cannon and teargas at hundreds of protesters who had gathered to mark the first anniversary of the death of a teenager fatally wounded during anti-government demonstrations.

Mainly leftist protesters chanting "Berkin Elvan is immortal" clashed with police in Istanbul and Ankara.

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