Volunteers organized by the protesters watch the protesters during yoga lesson at Gezi park of Taksim square in Istanbul on Thursday, June 6, 2013. Turkish officials, scrambling to contain tensions, ... more 
Volunteers organized by the protesters watch the protesters during yoga lesson at Gezi park of Taksim square in Istanbul on Thursday, June 6, 2013. Turkish officials, scrambling to contain tensions, have delivered more conciliatory messages to thousands of protesters denouncing what they say is the government's increasingly authoritarian rule and its meddling in lifestyles. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Thanassis Stavrakis
Thu, Jun 6, 2013 8:06 AM EDT