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Turkish PM Erdogan's tough stance 'affects stock market'

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan says controversial plans to redevelop a park in Istanbul will go ahead despite mass protests.

The economic response was swift, with the stock market dropping nearly 5% after the prime minister's announcement.

Jeremy Bowen reports from the Istanbul Stock Exchange.

  • 06 Jun 2013
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