Tag archive for ‘protests’
By admin On Sunday, January 10th, 2021
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Israelis resume corruption protests against Netanyahu amid third Covid-19 lockdown

Israelis resume corruption protests against Netanyahu amid third Covid-19 lockdown Protests taking place as trial approaches and with race on to deliver vaccine ahead of March election MEE and More...

By admin On Thursday, January 7th, 2021
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Beijing likens Capitol storming to Hong Kong protests, hopes US can enjoy ‘peace, stability and security as soon as possible’

The Chinese Foreign Ministry has branded the “thugs, extremists and villains” who stormed the US Capitol Building on Wednesday a “disgrace,” adding that Beijing hopes Americans can experience stability in More...

By admin On Thursday, December 31st, 2020
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Fatal shooting of knife-wielding black man by police triggers mass protests in Ireland (VIDEOS)

Ireland has faced a wave of BLM-styled mass protests after a knife-wielding black man was shot dead by the country’s police (gardai) after all the less lethal attempts to subdue him failed. Dozens of protesters More...

By admin On Sunday, December 20th, 2020
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Approval of Catholic Church in Poland dips to nearly 30yr low amid pedophilia scandal & protests over new abortion restrictions

Public opinion of the Catholic Church in Poland is the lowest it has been since the early 1990s, a new poll shows. The clergy’s reputation was damaged by recent sexual abuse allegations and protests over restrictive More...

By admin On Saturday, December 19th, 2020
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Indian PM Modi agrees to hold talks with farmers amid widespread protests against agricultural reform (VIDEO)

India’s prime minister has “very humbly” offered further talks with farmers regarding a new law which the agricultural workers believe would erode their incomes and threaten their livelihoods. Speaking on More...

By admin On Monday, December 14th, 2020
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S. Korea’s MPs pass law to ban anti-Pyongyang leaflets, amid opposition protests

The National Assembly in Seoul has voted for a bill that prohibits the launching of anti-North Korea leaflets across its shared border with South Korea, as opposition activists protested the move. The South Korean More...

By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2020
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Iran executes opposition activist over 2017 anti-government protests

Iran executes opposition activist over 2017 anti-government protests Ruhollah Zam had been ‘lured’ back to Iran after living in exile under political asylum in Paris MEE and agencies More...

By admin On Thursday, December 10th, 2020
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Indian govt ready to offer more changes in agricultural laws, minister says, as farmers continue protests

The Indian government may consider concessions to divisive agriculture reforms, the country’s agriculture minister said on Thursday, but farmers insist the laws must be repealed and pledge to intensify protest. Minister More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 9th, 2020
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Cheering Albanians torch Christmas tree amid fiery protests in capital over police killing of Covid curfew-breaker (VIDEOS)

A crowd of protesters cheered the destruction of a huge Christmas tree in the Albanian capital Tirana amid fierce demonstrations over the death of a 25-year-old man, shot dead by police for allegedly breaching the More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 9th, 2020
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4 people charged with criminal damage for toppling Edward Colston statue in Bristol during BLM protests

The UK’s Crown Prosecution Service has announced four people will face charges of criminal damage after they tore down a statue of a historical figure linked with the slave trade during Black Lives Matter protests More...