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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 ...

Thousands protest against Bulgarian government, scuffle with police

Thousands protest against Bulgarian government, scuffle with police

Thousands of Bulgarians rallied in front of the parliament in Sofia on Wednesday in one of the biggest protests so far in two months of demonstrations calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Boyko Borissov.

Police shoot Black man in the back in Wisconsin city, sparking unrest

Police shoot Black man in the back in Wisconsin city, sparking unrest

Police shot a Black man in the back multiple times in Kenosha, Wisconsin, as his three sons watched on Sunday, his family's lawyer said, sparking a night of unrest ...

Liquor tragedy toll rises to 86 in Punjab as police launch crackdown

Liquor tragedy toll rises to 86 in Punjab as police launch crackdown

The death toll from suspected liquor poisoning in Punjab rose to 86 on Saturday as police launched a crackdown in response.

German police in 'Rambo'-style Black Forest manhunt

German police in 'Rambo'-style Black Forest manhunt

In scenes reminiscent of the film ‘Rambo’, police in Germany's Black Forest are hunting for a homeless man wearing combat gear and armed with a bow and arrow among other weapons.

Gunmen attack Pakistani stock exchange, six killed: police

Gunmen attack Pakistani stock exchange, six killed: police

Four gunmen attacked the Pakistani Stock Exchange building in the city of Karachi on Monday but security forces killed them all, police said.

Hong Kong police refuse permission for march to mark handover

Hong Kong police refuse permission for march to mark handover

The Hong Kong police department on Saturday denied permission for an annual march in the former British colony on July 1 to mark the anniversary of the city's 1997 return to China ...

Five police shot during US protests, Trump says he could bring in military

Five police shot during US protests, Trump says he could bring in military

At least five US police were hit by gunfire during violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody, police and media said, hours after President Donald Trump said ...

Police fire rubber bullets, tear gas to disperse peaceful protest near White House

Police fire rubber bullets, tear gas to disperse peaceful protest near White House

President Donald Trump on Monday vowed to use the US military to halt protests over the death of a black man in police custody, before law enforcement officers fired rubber bullets and tear gas ...

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.

Police clash with migrant workers as India eases coronavirus curbs

Police clash with migrant workers as India eases coronavirus curbs

Indian police fired tear gas on Monday to scatter migrant workers during clashes in the western state of Gujarat, officials said, as authorities relaxed one of the world's strictest lockdowns to stem the spread of the coronavirus.

Clashes with police erupt in Paris suburb amid lockdown

Clashes with police erupt in Paris suburb amid lockdown

Police and youths clashed for a second night in a low-income Paris suburb on Sunday as strict lockdown rules to curb the spread of the coronavirus threaten a fragile social peace in deprived areas.