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Hong Kong police fire pepper balls at protesters opposed to election delay, new law

Hong Kong police fire pepper balls at protesters opposed to election delay, new law

Police fired rounds of pepper balls at protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday and arrested almost 300 after demonstrators took to the streets to oppose the postponement of legislative elections ...

Philippine police warns of arrests if protesters defy ban on rallies

Philippine police warns of arrests if protesters defy ban on rallies

Philippine police on Sunday warned protesters they would be arrested if they defy a ban on rallies ahead of a speech by President Rodrigo Duterte in Congress.

Unrest grips dozens of US cities as police and protesters clash

Unrest grips dozens of US cities as police and protesters clash

Dozens of cities in the United States were seeing fiery clashes between police and protesters continue on Saturday night as the killing of George Floyd sparked massive unrest throughout the country.

China says Hong Kong will never be calm unless violent protesters removed

China says Hong Kong will never be calm unless violent protesters removed

China's Hong Kong affairs office warned on Wednesday that the city will never be calm unless ‘black-clad violent protesters’ were all removed, describing them as a ‘political virus’ that seeks independence from Beijing.

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as black-clad protesters return to streets

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as black-clad protesters return to streets

Hong Kong police fired tear gas on Saturday to disperse hundreds of black-clad protesters, some armed with petrol bombs, during a rally to mark six months ...

Delhi votes in test for Modi and women protesters

Delhi votes in test for Modi and women protesters

Millions in the Indian capital voted Saturday in a regional election seen as a key test for right-wing Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Algerian protesters rally as election goes ahead

Algerian protesters rally as election goes ahead

Thousands of people took to the streets in Algiers and other cities on Thursday chanting ‘No vote! We want freedom!’ as Algerian authorities held a presidential election that protesters view as a charade ...

Death toll in shooting attack on Baghdad protesters rises to 16

Death toll in shooting attack on Baghdad protesters rises to 16

The number of deaths in an attack on a key protest site in the Iraqi capital Baghdad has risen to at least 16, witnesses said on Saturday, a day after the incident.

Colombian protesters return to streets amid disputes with government

Colombian protesters return to streets amid disputes with government

Colombians across the country took to the streets on Wednesday after the government failed to reach an agreement with the organizers of protests that have continued for two weeks.

Indian protesters demand justice for vet's murder, suspected rape

Indian protesters demand justice for vet's murder, suspected rape

Thousands of protesters gathered outside a police station on the outskirts of the Indian city of Hyderabad on Saturday demanding four men accused of raping and murdering ...

'Too scared to escape': Isolated protesters hold out on trashed Hong Kong campus

'Too scared to escape': Isolated protesters hold out on trashed Hong Kong campus

Inside the increasingly empty and trashed campus of a Hong Kong university only a handful of activists held out on Thursday as they desperately searched for ways to escape or hide while squads of police encircled the grounds.

Protesters force parliament to postpone session in Lebanon

Protesters force parliament to postpone session in Lebanon

Lebanon's parliament postponed its session on Tuesday after hundreds of anti-government protesters blocked all roads leading to the assembly in central Beirut, preventing lawmakers from reaching the area.