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Two shot dead as Kenya opposition defies protest ban

Nairobi - Two protesters were shot dead Friday as opposition supporters clashed with police in western Kenya, with hundreds defying a ban on rallies to express their anger over an increasingly uncertain presidential election.

French police attackers get jail over burning squad car

Paris - A Paris judge on Wednesday handed down jail terms of up to seven years to protesters who attacked and torched a police car with two officers inside in what he described as an "urban guerrilla scene".

Swiss fugitive gets 7 years for torching Paris police car

Paris - A Paris court on Wednesday handed down jail terms of up to seven years to protesters who attacked and torched a police car with two officers inside.

Fear, patriotism fill Spain streets in Catalan crisis

Madrid - Furious and fearful over their toxic political crisis, Spaniards wrapped themselves in the national flag Saturday, yelling for their government to "defend the nation" against threats to declare Catalonia independent.

'Listen to us', Catalans plead in mass protest

Barcelona - Gerard Mur's heart sank as he watched Spain's king address the nation Tuesday at the end of a long day of protests in Barcelona against heavy-handed police action during a banned referendum on independence for Catalonia.

'Occupation forces out': Tens of thousands protest in Barcelona

Barcelona - Shouting "occupation forces out" and "the streets will always be ours," tens of thousands took to the streets of Barcelona Tuesday to protest police violence during a banned weekend independence referendum in Catalonia.

Nairobi university shut over election re-run protests

Nairobi - Campuses at one of Kenya's largest universities were closed on Tuesday after demonstrations broke out ahead of the country's tense presidential election re-run, a university official said.

Thousands rally for unity across Spain ahead of Catalonia vote

Barcelona - Thousands of flag-waving protesters rallied in cities across Spain, including Barcelona and Madrid, in favour of national unity Saturday, a day before a banned referendum on independence for Catalonia.

Thousands rally in Madrid for Spanish unity ahead of Catalonia vote

Madrid - Thousands of people, many waving red and yellow Spanish flags, rallied in Madrid in favour of Spanish unity on Saturday, a day before a banned referendum on independence for Catalonia.

Ethiopians gather for religious festival marred by bloodshed

Bishoftu - A year ago Firommisa Darasa barely made it out of Ethiopia's Irreecha festival alive, managing to escape from a deep ditch where dozens perished.The tragedy happened after police fired tear gas at anti-government protesters, sparking a stampede.

Zimbabwe police fire teargas to disperse bank chief protests

Harare - Zimbabwean police in the capital Harare on Friday fired teargas to break up protests against the country's worsening economic crisis as rising prices fuel opposition to President Robert Mugabe's regime.

Kenya police fire tear gas to disperse election protesters

Nairobi - Kenyan police on Tuesday used tear gas to disperse opposition protesters outside the headquarters of the election commission a month before a scheduled re-run of the annulled presidential poll.

French rebel Melenchon takes the fight to Macron

Paris - On his lightning march to power, French President Emmanuel Macron felled several political veterans, but one of them, perennial rebel leftist Jean-Luc Melenchon, has survived to lead resistance to his sweeping reforms.

US halts arms sales to Erdogan bodyguards: Congress

Washington - The US government has frozen arms sales to the bodyguards of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after his aides attacked demonstrators in Washington last May, two senators said Monday.

20,000 Bangladesh hardliners rally for Rohingya

Dhaka - At least 20,000 Islamist hardliners marched in Bangladesh on Monday in protest against the violence which has driven the Rohingya Muslim minority from neighbouring Myanmar across the border into squalid refugee camps.

Two Erdogan security aides plead innocent in protest melee

Washington - Two men videotaped taking part in an attack on protestors against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Washington in May pleaded innocent Thursday to assault charges.

DR Congo opposition leader returns to tensions at home

Kinshasa - The leader of the opposition in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Felix Tshisekedi, returned to Kinshasa on Sunday just as police arrested some of his supporters during a demonstration.

Turkey slams 'biased' US indictment over Washington brawl

Ankara - Turkey hit out Wednesday against a fresh indictment from the US Justice Department against Turkish security personnel accused of assaulting protesters during a Washington visit by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in May.

Poverty, pirates, protest: Locals seize Nigeria oil hub

Port Harcourt - The people of Belema village can only be reached after a three-hour journey aboard a rickety makeshift speedboat from the nearest major town.

Three more Erdogan guards indicted over Washington melee

Washington - The US Justice Department charged three more bodyguards of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for assaulting protestors in Washington in May in a brawl that marred an official White House visit.

Violence breaks out at Berkeley political rally

Los Angeles - Thousands of counter protesters clashed with supporters of President Donald Trump in California on Sunday, leading to more than a dozen arrests, police and witnesses said.

Hundreds of Russians protest tighter internet controls

Moscow - About 1,000 Russians braved pouring rain in Moscow on Saturday to demonstrate against the government's moves to tighten controls on internet use, with police arresting about a dozen protesters.

Right-wing rally in San Francisco canceled over fears of violence

Los Angeles - Organizers of a right-wing rally set for Saturday in San Francisco said they have canceled the event over fear of a "huge riot," as the nation remains on edge after a recent white nationalist demonstration that ended in bloodshed.

Police quash Quebec City anti-racism demo after clashes

Quebec City - Clashes erupted Sunday between police and dozens of anti-racist activists on the sidelines of a pro-immigration rally in Quebec City, an AFP journalist witnessed, while a demonstration organized by extreme-right activists gained little traction.

Mass rally in Istanbul over Israel's Jerusalem measures

Istanbul - Thousands of supporters of a conservative Turkish party rallied in Istanbul on Sunday to protest measures taken by Israel in Jerusalem and show solidarity with the Palestinians.

Venezuela's protesting violinist detained: NGO

Caracas - A young Venezuelan famous for playing the violin at anti-government protests has been arrested by military personnel in Caracas, a human rights organization said Friday.

Germany's Gay Pride march celebrates same-sex marriage law

Berlin - Tens of thousands of people marched through Berlin for the annual Gay Pride parade on Saturday, just weeks after Germany's parliament legalised same-sex marriage.This year's march had as its official theme the fight against the far right.

Missing Venezuelan pilot in chopper attack appears at rally

Caracas - Oscar Perez, the action star helicopter pilot who vanished after dropping grenades on Venezuela's Supreme Court, appeared unexpectedly Thursday at an opposition rally, his first public apperance since the attack.

Haitian factory workers demand higher wages

Port-au-prince - Hundreds of Haiti's factory workers protested in Port-au-Prince on Monday against a small increase in the minimum wage set by the government.The workers, paid 300 gourdes (4.75 dollars) a day, are demanding 800 gourdes (12.

Turkey detains 6 IS suspects 'plotting attack on opposition march'

Istanbul - Turkish police on Wednesday detained six suspected members of the Islamic State extremist group planning a bomb attack on an opposition protest march, a provincial governor told Turkish media.
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Ukrainian Parliament adopted the bill No.9073 on the principles of state language policy in the firs...
Ukrainian Parliament adopted the bill No.9073 on the principles of state language policy in the first reading. Several parallel rallies of supporters and opponents of this bill were held in downtown Kyiv.
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Anti-Ethiopian government demonstration at Queen's Park during rally and march.
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As part of the G20 resistance in downtown Toronto, the Aboriginal people, organizers and supporters of the Natives protested and marched from Queen's Park to downtown Toronto and back.
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Protesters were injured by rubber bullets in Madrid on July 11.
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As part of the G20 resistance in downtown Toronto, the Aboriginal people, organizers and supporters of the Natives protested and marched from Queen's Park to downtown Toronto and back.
Ukrainian Parliament adopted the bill No.9073 on the principles of state language policy in the firs...
Ukrainian Parliament adopted the bill No.9073 on the principles of state language policy in the first reading. Several parallel rallies of supporters and opponents of this bill were held in downtown Kyiv.
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Our Times journalist Lisa Walter
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Madrid: Protest against the medieval & brutal 'Toro de la Vega' event in Tordesillas - Saturday, September 14, 2013.
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People demonstrating in the streets of Maribor, Slovenia.
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Ukrainian Parliament adopted the bill No.9073 on the principles of state language policy in the firs...
Ukrainian Parliament adopted the bill No.9073 on the principles of state language policy in the first reading. Several parallel rallies of supporters and opponents of this bill were held in downtown Kyiv.
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