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Protesters hold a banner reading 'We will not bow to AKP fascism' as... News Photo2013 Protests in Turkey,Ankara,Asia,Banner - Sign,Conflict,Holding,Horizontal,Protest,ProtestorPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPProtesters hold a banner reading 'We will not bow to AKP fascism' as they demonstrate in the center of Ankara, on June 7, 2013. Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said today his Islamic-rooted government was open to 'democratic demands' and hit back at EU criticism of his handling of a week of deadly unrest. Amid international condemnation over rights abuses in the unrest, European Union Enlargement Commissioner Stefan Fule told Erdogan that excessive police force 'has no place' in a democracy, urging a 'swift and transparent' probe into the abuses in Turkey, a longtime EU hopeful. AFP PHOTO / ADEM ALTAN (Photo credit should read ADEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images)