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Riot police fire teargas canisters to disperse demonstrators in... News PhotoAnkara,Anniversary,Anti-Government,Asia,Beyoglu,Canister,Conflict,Crisis,Europe,Horizontal,Istanbul,Protest,Protestor,Riot Police,Tear GasPhotographer Collection: AFP Riot police fire teargas canisters to disperse demonstrators in Ankara on the first anniversary of last year's protests in Istanbul's Taksim square, on May 31, 2014. Turkish police fired tear gas and water cannon at hundreds of people in Istanbul and Ankara on May 31 as demonstrations marking a year since deadly anti-government protests erupted in fresh violence. Police clashed with protesters near Istanbul's iconic Taksim Square, scene of last year's unrest that claimed eight lives and left thousands injured, an AFP reporter on the ground said. AFP PHOTO/ADEM ALTAN (Photo credit should read ADEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images)