PBS NewsHour

Spread of Protests Underline Social Divisions in Turkey

Clip: 06/03/2013 | 5m 1s

When Turkish police broke up a peaceful sit-in against the redevelopment of a park, it spurred mass protests across the country. Jeffrey Brown talks with the Christian Science Monitor's Scott Peterson from Istanbul for more on how the demonstrations spread and why some Turks are disenchanted with their government.

Aired: 06/03/13

Rating: NR

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