Jess Hurd

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Barricade Break

Protester takes a break on the barricades in the streets around Taksim Square in front of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel.

Protests began when police attacked a camp occupation against the redevelopment of Gezi Park but protests have escalated across the country against Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, his AKP government’s conservative policies and state repression. Istanbul, Turkey.


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Day of Rage – Cairo

An army unit supports the protesters and allow people to ride through the streets, Cairo, Egypt.

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Seasons Greetings!

Santa gets caught up in the riot. Students protest outside Parliament as MPs voted to increase tuition fees. London.
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