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Sudan ruler condemns teenagers' killing as UN urges probe

Sudan ruler condemns teenagers' killing as UN urges probe

Sudan's military ruler Tuesday condemned the killing of five schoolchildren at a rally as the United Nations called for an investigation ahead of planned talks between protest leaders and the generals.

Five protesters shot dead in Sudan town: doctors committee

Five protesters shot dead in Sudan town: doctors committee

Five protesters including four students were shot dead and several wounded at a rally in a town in central Sudan on Monday, a doctors committee linked to the protest movement said.

Pilot-less air taxi takes off in Vienna demonstration flight

Pilot-less air taxi takes off in Vienna demonstration flight

As carmakers push ahead with self-driving vehicles, an Austrian aerospace company and its Chinese partner showed off their pilot-less ‘flying taxi’ for the first time in Europe on Thursday.

Yellow vest 'ultimatum' rally turns violent in Paris

Yellow vest 'ultimatum' rally turns violent in Paris

After weeks of declining participation, France's ‘yellow vest’ protest movement attempted to rebound on Saturday with a major rally in Paris which quickly turned violent.

Anti-Bouteflika strikes hit Algeria's schools, transport

Anti-Bouteflika strikes hit Algeria's schools, transport

Thousands of students took to the streets of Algeria on Sunday against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's bid for a fifth term, as schools shut and transport in the capital halted as part of a protest strike.

Algeria museum vandalised during protests: ministry

Algeria museum vandalised during protests: ministry

Algeria's oldest museum, home to some of the country's most valuable art, was vandalised during protests against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's bid for a fifth term, the culture ministry said Saturday.

Students at Algiers rally say 'No' to Bouteflika 5th term

Students at Algiers rally say 'No' to Bouteflika 5th term

Hundreds of students from universities across Algeria on Tuesday marched in the capital to protest against ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's determination to run for a fifth term in April elections.

Algeria students demonstrate against 5th term for Bouteflika

Algeria students demonstrate against 5th term for Bouteflika

Thousands of students Tuesday joined a growing protest movement in Algeria against ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's bid for a fifth term, with rallies in and around the capital and other cities.

Venezuela troops fire tear gas on demo at Colombia border

Venezuela troops fire tear gas on demo at Colombia border

Venezuelan forces on Saturday fired rubber bullets and tear gas to break up a crowd demanding to cross a closed border bridge to Colombia, AFP journalists reported.

Cameroon opposition party cancels protests

Cameroon opposition party cancels protests

The main opposition Movement for the Rebirth of Cameroon called off demonstrations planned in several cities on Saturday, a party leader said, following a government ban on protests.

Tear gas fired as hundreds march to Sudan presidential palace

Tear gas fired as hundreds march to Sudan presidential palace

Sudanese police fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters marching towards the presidential palace in Khartoum on Thursday, as demonstrations demanding President Omar al-Bashir's resignation ...

Sudan police tear gas anti-government protest in Kassala: witnesses

Sudan police tear gas anti-government protest in Kassala: witnesses

Sudanese police Wednesday fired tear gas at crowds of anti-government protesters in Kassala, witnesses said, in the first such demonstration held in the eastern town bordering Eritrea.