'Don't Touch My Internet' Protesters Met with Water Cannons

Turkish citizens protesting a draconian takeover of the nation’s internat system on Saturday were met with a violent response from security forces who used rubber bullets and water cannons to disperse grounds in Istanbul.

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Though similar protest was also held in the nation’s capital of Ankara, only the demonstration in Istanbul turned into a scene of tear gas and chaos as protesters holding signs reading “Dont Touch My Internet” were targeted by riot police and run off the streets by streams of heavy pressure water shot from moving vehicles.

As the Associated Press reports:

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