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July 9, 2013
Peaceful demonstrators were detained in Taksim yesterday after riot police used tear gas and water canons to clear the square and neighbouring Gezi park.
July 8, 2013
Secondary schools have been ordered to close across the north-eastern state of Yobe after an attack by an armed Islamist group left 30 dead.
July 5, 2013
The last two days have seen a new wave of arrests, raids on media and an incident in which a protester was killed by army live fire.
June 28, 2013
Mass protests against President Morsi are expected to mark his first anniversary in office, and clashes with his supporters are feared.

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