Tag archive for ‘protest’
By admin On Monday, February 22nd, 2021
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US State Dept promises more ‘firm action’ against Myanmar’s military junta after young woman fatally shot at anti-coup protest

The US has vowed to take more steps against the military junta that seized power in Myanmar earlier this month. The American embassy in the country earlier condemned the killing of a female student at a protest. Washington More...

By admin On Friday, February 19th, 2021
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Families of Beirut blast victims stage fiery protest after lead investigator removed from case (PHOTOS)

Relatives of people killed in the Beirut Port blast last August have been protesting for a second day after a judge, who’d charged outgoing Lebanese PM and three ex-ministers over the explosion, was removed More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
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Spanish police fire rubber bullets after Barcelona protest demanding rapper’s release descends into riots (VIDEOS)

Clashes erupted between protesters and riot police during demonstrations in Catalonia against the arrest of rapper Pablo Hasel, convicted for calling the former Spanish king a thief, with cops in Barcelona firing More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
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Thousands protest in Algeria demanding end of ‘military state’ on anniversary of demos that ousted President Bouteflika (VIDEOS)

Algerians have taken to the streets in their thousands in the northern town of Kherrata, demanding political change on the second anniversary of the mass ‘Hirak’ protests that started in the town and spread More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
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Indian climate activist arrested & accused of circulating farmers protest ‘toolkit’ shared by Greta Thunberg

A 22-year-old Indian activist was arrested after allegedly helping to edit and pass around a “toolkit” giving tips on how to support ongoing farmers protests in the country, previously shared by climate crusader More...

By admin On Sunday, February 14th, 2021
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Cyprus Police Use Tear Gas to Disperse Protest in Nicosia

ATHENS (Sputnik) – Cyprus police used tear gas and water cannons against hundreds of people who took to the streets of Nicosia on Saturday to protest coronavirus limits and corruption within the government, More...

By admin On Sunday, February 14th, 2021
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Palestinian citizens of Israel protest against police failure to tackle gun violence

Palestinian citizens of Israel protest against police failure to tackle gun violence Protests broke out across Israel as Palestinians decried the lack of action on the spread of illegal weapons and More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 9th, 2021
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New Zealand cuts off all high-level political & military contacts with Myanmar, as tens of thousands protest military coup

New Zealand has severed all ties with the Burmese military government, announcing a travel ban on its leadership, as protesters turned out in force in Myanmar against the overthrow of de-facto leader Aung San Suu More...

By admin On Sunday, February 7th, 2021
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Myanmar sees largest protest in over a decade as supporters of ousted civilian leadership demand generals reverse coup

Thousands of people in Myanmar participated in protest marches over the weekend, decrying the military coup. As tensions escalated, shots were reportedly fired in the air as police confronted one of the rallies. The More...

By admin On Sunday, February 7th, 2021
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Hundreds march through Copenhagen to protest Covid-19 lockdown & plans for vaccination passports (VIDEO)

People opposing the Danish government’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic marched through the capital in a fresh protest on Saturday. Unlike some previous events, this week’s gathering remained peaceful and More...