Gulf Times - Clashes
Two dead, dozens injured in Bangladesh clashes as election nears

Two dead, dozens injured in Bangladesh clashes as election nears

Political clashes in Bangladesh left two campaign workers dead and injured dozens more, police said on Wednesday, as tensions soared before a general election on Dec. 30.

Death toll in Central Africa clashes rises to 48: UN

Death toll in Central Africa clashes rises to 48: UN

At least 48 people were killed in clashes between militias in a restive Central African Republic town last week, according to an internal UN report seen Monday by AFP.

Two Palestinians shot dead in Gaza border clashes

Two Palestinians shot dead in Gaza border clashes

The ministry said the teenager was shot east of Jabalia in northern Gaza, while a medical source named him as Mustafa Abed Rabbo.

Clashes erupt around Hodeida as Yemen peace talks falter

Clashes erupt around Hodeida as Yemen peace talks falter

Multiple military sources reported the government alliance attempted on Friday to close in on rebel-held Hodeida.

Clashes rage in Libyan capital Tripoli as UN calls for talks

Clashes rage in Libyan capital Tripoli as UN calls for talks

Clashes raged on Monday on the outskirts of Libya's capital Tripoli trapping residents indoors and hampering rescue efforts, as the UN called for talks after more than a week of deadly violence.

Israel probes soldiers who killed two Gaza protesters

Israel probes soldiers who killed two Gaza protesters

The decision to open an investigation was a rare step and comes with Israel having faced international criticism over its use of live fire during unrest along the Gaza frontier.

Indian police detain 450 after violent Maratha protests

Indian police detain 450 after violent Maratha protests

The Marathas, who make up around 30% of Maharashtra state's 110 million people, want quotas or "reservations" to ensure they get jobs in the government.

Palestinian dies of wounds 2 months after US embassy demo

Palestinian dies of wounds 2 months after US embassy demo

A Palestinian wounded in May by Israeli fire during deadly clashes on the Gaza border has died of his injuries, the health ministry in the Palestinian enclave said on Tuesday.

Nepal healthcare protesters injured in clashes with police

Nepal healthcare protesters injured in clashes with police

Thousands took to the streets in solidarity with Dr Govinda KC, who has been on a hunger strike for nearly a month demanding reforms in the medical sector and education.

Dozens killed in clashes between two Somali regions in land dispute

Dozens killed in clashes between two Somali regions in land dispute

Fighting between Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region and breakaway Somaliland has killed dozens of soldiers, according to a witness and a military commander who spoke of a ‘hellish’ outbreak of violence.

Gazans bury dead after bloodiest day of Israel border protests

Gazans bury dead after bloodiest day of Israel border protests

Monday's violence on the border, which took place as the United States opened its new embassy in Jerusalem, was the bloodiest for Palestinians since the 2014 Gaza conflict.

More than 31 killed in Libya tribal clashes this month

More than 31 killed in Libya tribal clashes this month

Fighting between rival tribes that has rocked a southern Libya town for weeks has killed more than 31 people since the beginning of May, a medical source said on Sunday.