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UK police arrest climate activists before protests

UK police arrest climate activists before protests

British police arrested climate change activists in London ahead of planned protests by Extinction Rebellion on Monday, the group and police said.

Dozens arrested at Hong Kong protests amid high police presence

Dozens arrested at Hong Kong protests amid high police presence

Hong Kong police arrested dozens at a mass rally on Sunday, using water cannon, tear gas and pepper spray against protesters.

Hong Kong police, protesters clash in 16th weekend of rallies

Hong Kong police, protesters clash in 16th weekend of rallies

Riot police and protesters in Hong Kong fought brief skirmishes near the Chinese border on Saturday, the latest clashes during huge pro-democracy protests that have battered the financial hub for more than three months.

Macron says yellow vest crisis 'very good for me'

Macron says yellow vest crisis 'very good for me'

President Emmanuel Macron has said he believes the yellow vest protests that rocked France since last year have been good for him as they made him listen and communicate better, in an interview published ...

Russia's ruling party loses a third of seats in Moscow election after protests

Russia's ruling party loses a third of seats in Moscow election after protests

Russia's ruling United Russia party, which backs President Vladimir Putin, has lost one third of its seats in the Moscow parliament, near complete data cited by Russian news agencies ...

Hong Kong school children form human chain after weekend of protests

Hong Kong school children form human chain after weekend of protests

Hundreds of uniformed school students, many wearing masks, formed human chains in districts across Hong Kong on Monday in support of anti-government protesters after another weekend of clashes ...

Hong Kong police check for air tickets to stop new airport protests

Hong Kong police check for air tickets to stop new airport protests

Hong Kong police checked people travelling to the city's international airport for passports and air tickets on Saturday, preventing protesters gathering for another ‘stress test’ of road and rail links in the Chinese-ruled city.

12-year-old among 86 arrested during weekend protests in Hong Kong

12-year-old among 86 arrested during weekend protests in Hong Kong

Hong Kong police said on Monday they had arrested 86 people in total over an intense weekend of anti-government protests, including a 12-year-old child.

Hong Kong police arrest 29 after overnight clashes, more protests planned

Hong Kong police arrest 29 after overnight clashes, more protests planned

Hong Kong's police said on Sunday they arrested 29 people after clashes overnight in which volleys of tear gas were fired to disperse anti-government protesters ...

Syrian jailed for Germany knife killing that sparked far-right protests

Syrian jailed for Germany knife killing that sparked far-right protests

A 24-year-old Syrian man was sentenced to nine and a half years in jail Thursday for a knife killing that sparked racist street violence and far-right protests in the eastern German city of Chemnitz.

Thousands rally in Hong Kong in fresh protests, marchers defy police ban

Thousands rally in Hong Kong in fresh protests, marchers defy police ban

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters rallied on Sunday, defying a police ban on marches in the Chinese-controlled territory and continuing a restive weekend of demonstrations which saw police fire teargas overnight.

Hong Kong braces for another weekend of protests

Hong Kong braces for another weekend of protests

Hong Kong was bracing for another volatile weekend, with anti-government protests planned across the city on Saturday, including one at the international airport for a second day.