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Super Sport
Crowd trouble, racism mar Red Star winthe home fans also hurling racist abuse at Red Star's Gabonese midfielder Guelo
Crowd trouble, racism mar Red Star win
Super Sport / Posted 3 hours ago
the home fans also hurling racist abuse at Red Star's Gabonese midfielder Guelor Kanga during the second-half delay, riot police moved in to secure the visitors' dugout as Ilic led the players into the tunnel. Sikimic was sent off for his... Read more
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Daily Record
Riot police close down area of Edinburgh after concerns reported over manRIOT police swooped in on Edinburgh's Lawnmarket today after reports of a man t
Riot police close down area of Edinburgh after concerns reported over man
Daily Record / Posted 3 hours ago
RIOT police swooped in on Edinburgh's Lawnmarket today after reports of a man threatening to harm himself and others. Officers were called to a property in a close just off the famous Royal Mile at around 1:50pm after receiving a report of concern... Read more
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express
200 migrants smuggled into UK in lorries EVERY WEEK - that's more than 10,000 A YEARcamp has swelled with some making dangerous nightly attempts to reach Britain t
200 migrants smuggled into UK in lorries EVERY WEEK - that's more than 10,000 A YEAR
express / Posted 3 hours ago
camp has swelled with some making dangerous nightly attempts to reach Britain through the Channel Tunnel. GETTYLast year riot police patrolled the port to stop migrants hiding in lorries AFPIn August 2015 migrants made nightly attempts to reach... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
Boston Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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iol.co.za
We’ve captured Robert MugabeStone-throwing youths had just overpowered Harare’s much-feared riot police and
We’ve captured Robert Mugabe
iol.co.za / Posted 11 hours ago
Stone-throwing youths had just overpowered Harare’s much-feared riot police and barricaded roads leading to the city centre, declaring a liberated zone. When police used tear gas, the youths quickly picked up the canisters and threw them back,... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Mugabe panics as soldiers rampageas President Robert Mugabe’s government fought to suppress dissent against his
Mugabe panics as soldiers rampage
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 11 hours ago
as President Robert Mugabe’s government fought to suppress dissent against his rule. By Everson Mushava A man salutes the riot police before the law enforcers engaged in running battles with protesters in Harare on Friday. Picture: Shepherd... Read more
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The Hindu
Mining leader, 2 others accused in Bolivia Minister’s deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others accused in Bolivia Minister’s death
The Hindu / Posted 13 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. They were armed with dynamite The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Kurds Shoot Rockets at Turkish Airport, Kill 11 Police in Truck Bomb Attackof the southeastern province of Şırnak. According to Dogan, the attack took pl
Kurds Shoot Rockets at Turkish Airport, Kill 11 Police in Truck Bomb Attack
The Jewish Press / Posted 14 hours ago
of the southeastern province of Şırnak. According to Dogan, the attack took place at a police check point outside a riot police station in the Konak neighborhood on the Cizre-Şırnak highway. After some shooting, the bomb on the truck was... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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FOX News
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
FOX News / Posted 16 hours ago
Paz to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. Bolivia's Attorney General's Office has detained 40 miners, among them protest leader Carlos... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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16h
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
Business Standard India / Posted 16 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 16 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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Daily Herald
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
Daily Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
Lake Placid News / Posted 17 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Mbare tense after mega demonstration MBARE was yesterday tense following Friday’s bloody clashes between riot poli
Mbare tense after mega demonstration
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 19 hours ago
MBARE was yesterday tense following Friday’s bloody clashes between riot police and protestors following the disruption of a High Court sanctioned opposition political parties demonstration in Harare. BY STAFF... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Mugabe’s enforcers wage bloody war against peoplebusiness district without provocation. “I was going about my business in the c
Mugabe’s enforcers wage bloody war against people
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 19 hours ago
business district without provocation. “I was going about my business in the capital close to Copacabana terminus when riot police on Wednesday stormed the populous market and indiscriminately fired teargas canisters,” he said yesterday. “In... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Three people accused in Bolivia official's deathPaz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Three people accused in Bolivia official's death
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
Paz, to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. The striking miners had armed themselves with dynamite and seized several highways, stranding... Read more
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Salon.com
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official’s deathPaz to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official’s death
Salon.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Paz to mediate in the dispute over mining laws and dwindling paychecks. Three protesters have been killed in clashes with riot police, stoking tensions. Bolivia’s Attorney General’s Office has detained 40 miners, among them protest leader Carlos... Read more
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express
‘Let Calais migrants into Britain’ demands Nicholas Sarkozyand vice versa. However, that has led to migrants trying to reach British shor
‘Let Calais migrants into Britain’ demands Nicholas Sarkozy
express / Posted yesterday
and vice versa. However, that has led to migrants trying to reach British shores congregating at Calais. AFPA French riot police officer stands as migrants try to hide in lorries heading for England Images of hundreds of migrants trying to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
University Union Leader Freed After Arrest Over Protestwho had converged at the university's graduation ground to protest alleged hara
University Union Leader Freed After Arrest Over Protest
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
who had converged at the university's graduation ground to protest alleged harassment by the university's management. Anti-riot police officers were called to disperse the officials after the protest was declared illegal. But on learning of the... Read more
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CBS News
Photos of the week2016. An independent miner returns a tear gas capsule An independent miner re
Photos of the week
CBS News / Posted yesterday
2016. An independent miner returns a tear gas capsule An independent miner returns a tear gas capsule during clashes with riot police during a protest against Bolivia’s President Evo Morales’ government policies, in Panduro south of La Paz,... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Canada urges Zim calm and dialoguesmall group of opposition supporters were singing liberation war songs, includi
Canada urges Zim calm and dialogue
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
small group of opposition supporters were singing liberation war songs, including “Hondo (war) Mugabe must go”. About 200 riot police, some armed with AK 47’s, swarmed over the field between the Rainbow Towers Hotel and the Harare show grounds... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘I don’t want to protest. I just want peace but...’happened. For the demonstrators, many hardened by years of protest and state v
‘I don’t want to protest. I just want peace but...’
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
happened. For the demonstrators, many hardened by years of protest and state violence, the day began badly. At least 100 riot police with their two water cannons descended on the small crowd which gathered on a huge field, nowadays known as... Read more
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iafrica.com
Mugabe warns protestersup in the melee, including children going to a nearby agricultural show, ran fo
Mugabe warns protesters
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
up in the melee, including children going to a nearby agricultural show, ran for shelter in the magistrate's court while riot police pursued the protesters and threatened journalists covering the rally. The usually-bustling pavements were clear... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Demo: 'worst violence in two decades'92, has led Zimbabwe since independence from Britain in 1980. Clashes spread t
Demo: 'worst violence in two decades'
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
92, has led Zimbabwe since independence from Britain in 1980. Clashes spread through the streets of the capital Harare as riot police fought running battles with protesters who hurled rocks at officers, set tyres ablaze and burned a popular market... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Bob warns rivals: 'No Arab Spring' here!92, has led Zimbabwe since independence from Britain in 1980. Clashes spread t
Bob warns rivals: 'No Arab Spring' here!
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
92, has led Zimbabwe since independence from Britain in 1980. Clashes spread through the streets of the capital Harare as riot police fought running battles with protesters who hurled rocks at officers, set tyres ablaze and burned a popular market... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
No Arab Spring in Zimbabwe: Mugabe warns protestersup in the melee, including children going to a nearby agricultural show, ran fo
No Arab Spring in Zimbabwe: Mugabe warns protesters
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
up in the melee, including children going to a nearby agricultural show, ran for shelter in the magistrate's court while riot police pursued the protesters and threatened journalists covering the rally. The usually-bustling pavements were clear... Read more
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Sky News Australia
No 'Arab Spring' in Zimbabwe, Mugabe warnsan economic meltdown, cash shortages and high unemployment. Clashes spread thr
No 'Arab Spring' in Zimbabwe, Mugabe warns
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
an economic meltdown, cash shortages and high unemployment. Clashes spread through the streets of the capital Harare as riot police fought running battles with protesters who hurled rocks at officers, set tyres ablaze and burned a popular market... Read more
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Reuters
No 'Arab Spring' in Zimbabwe, Mugabe warns protesters92, has led Zimbabwe since independence from Britain in 1980. Clashes spread t
No 'Arab Spring' in Zimbabwe, Mugabe warns protesters
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
92, has led Zimbabwe since independence from Britain in 1980. Clashes spread through the streets of the capital Harare as riot police fought running battles with protesters who hurled rocks at officers, set tyres ablaze and burned a popular market... Read more
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Swissinfo
No 'Arab Spring' in Zimbabwe, Mugabe warns protesters92, has led Zimbabwe since independence from Britain in 1980. Clashes spread t
No 'Arab Spring' in Zimbabwe, Mugabe warns protesters
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
92, has led Zimbabwe since independence from Britain in 1980. Clashes spread through the streets of the capital Harare as riot police fought running battles with protesters who hurled rocks at officers, set tyres ablaze and burned a popular market... Read more
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News.com.au
No 'Arab Spring' in Zimbabwe, Mugabe warnsan economic meltdown, cash shortages and high unemployment. Clashes spread thr
No 'Arab Spring' in Zimbabwe, Mugabe warns
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
an economic meltdown, cash shortages and high unemployment. Clashes spread through the streets of the capital Harare as riot police fought running battles with protesters who hurled rocks at officers, set tyres ablaze and burned a popular market... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Police Break Up Zimbabwe 'Mega-Demonstration' In Defiance Of Court Orderhas ruled the country since 1980 and plans to run again. "Clashes spread throu
Police Break Up Zimbabwe 'Mega-Demonstration' In Defiance Of Court Order
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
has ruled the country since 1980 and plans to run again. "Clashes spread through the streets of the capital Harare as riot police fought running battles with protesters who hurled rocks at officers, set tyres ablaze and burned a popular market... Read more
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iol.co.za
Harare burns as protesters grind business to a haltsong “Ihondo Muchengete Vana”, meaning “It's war, those who will remain behind,
Harare burns as protesters grind business to a halt
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
song “Ihondo Muchengete Vana”, meaning “It's war, those who will remain behind, please look after the children”. Anti-riot police officers gathered and parked three water canons nearby. The protesters grew in numbers and police tried to chase... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Police Break Up Zimbabwe 'Mega-Demonstration' In Defiance Of Court Orderhas ruled the country since 1980 and plans to run again. "Clashes spread throu
Police Break Up Zimbabwe 'Mega-Demonstration' In Defiance Of Court Order
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
has ruled the country since 1980 and plans to run again. "Clashes spread through the streets of the capital Harare as riot police fought running battles with protesters who hurled rocks at officers, set tyres ablaze and burned a popular market... Read more
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Daily Star
Mia Ayliffe Chung's alleged killer muzzled amid rumours sexy snaps 'tipped him over edge'killer Smail Ayad wears a full face helmet as he's shipped to prison Alleged k
Mia Ayliffe Chung's alleged killer muzzled amid rumours sexy snaps 'tipped him over edge'
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
killer Smail Ayad wears a full face helmet as he's shipped to prison Alleged killer Smail Ayad was flanked by a convoy of riot police and attack dogs as he was transferred to Townsville Correctional Centre yesterday afternoon. To stop him from... Read more
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SKY News
Anger As Violence Erupts At Anti-Mugabe Protestdemonstration" which was demanding electoral reforms. Clashes then spread thro
Anger As Violence Erupts At Anti-Mugabe Protest
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
demonstration" which was demanding electoral reforms. Clashes then spread through the city's streets as baton-wielding riot police fought demonstrators. The activists, protesting against the rule of 92-year-old President Robert Mugabe, threw... Read more
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11 News Houston
Top French court overturns controversial burkini banwith three Muslim families, the Guardian reported. The newspaper said after fou
Top French court overturns controversial burkini ban
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
with three Muslim families, the Guardian reported. The newspaper said after four people were injured at a beach in Sisco, riot police were called to stop 200 people marching to a housing complex with a number of residents of North African origin,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Zimbabwe protesters paralyse Harare with march against Robert Mugabewho had been projected to attend the march actually turned up. Instead a dedica
Zimbabwe protesters paralyse Harare with march against Robert Mugabe
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
who had been projected to attend the march actually turned up. Instead a dedicated band of 200 or 300 protesters took on riot police and soldiers. They barricaded roads with rocks, tore up paving slabs and set fire to cardboard boxes. Shops... Read more
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The China Post
Eleven Turkish police dead in suicide bombingGMT), a suicide attack with a vehicle laden with explosives was carried out by
Eleven Turkish police dead in suicide bombing
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
GMT), a suicide attack with a vehicle laden with explosives was carried out by the PKK terror group on the building of anti-riot police," the provincial governor's office said in a statement. Eleven police officers were killed and 78 people injured,... Read more
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Reuters
Turkey opens bridge between continents in megaproject drivethe Bosphorus linking the city's European and Asian sides, in Istanbul, Turkey,
Turkey opens bridge between continents in megaproject drive
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
the Bosphorus linking the city's European and Asian sides, in Istanbul, Turkey, August 26, 2016. REUTERS/Murad Sezer A riot police stands guard during the opening ceremony of newly built Yavuz Sultan Selim bridge, the third bridge over the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Violence erupts in Zimbabwe's capital after anti-Mugabe rally92, has led Zimbabwe since independence from Britain in 1980. Clashes spread t
Violence erupts in Zimbabwe's capital after anti-Mugabe rally
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
92, has led Zimbabwe since independence from Britain in 1980. Clashes spread through the streets of the capital Harare as riot police fought running battles with protesters who hurled rocks at officers, set tyres ablaze and burned a popular market... Read more
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iafrica.com
Anti-Mugabe protestors gassed, beatenup in the melee, including children going to a nearby agricultural show, ran fo
Anti-Mugabe protestors gassed, beaten
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
up in the melee, including children going to a nearby agricultural show, ran for shelter in the magistrate's court while riot police pursued the demonstrators and threatened journalists covering the rally. The usually-bustling pavements were... Read more
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iafrica.com
11 officers killed in Turkey blastbut also a Syrian Kurdish militia detested by Ankara. The blast tore the facad
11 officers killed in Turkey blast
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
but also a Syrian Kurdish militia detested by Ankara. The blast tore the facade off the headquarters of the Turkish riot police in the town of Cizre, a bastion of PKK support just north of the Syrian border. The local governor's office said... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Tear gas as Zimbabwe police beat anti-Mugabe marchersup in the melee, including children going to a nearby agricultural show, ran fo
Tear gas as Zimbabwe police beat anti-Mugabe marchers
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
up in the melee, including children going to a nearby agricultural show, ran for shelter in the magistrate's court while riot police pursued the demonstrators and threatened journalists covering the rally. The usually-bustling pavements were... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Top French court overturns controversial burkini banwith three Muslim families, the Guardian reported. The newspaper said after fou
Top French court overturns controversial burkini ban
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
with three Muslim families, the Guardian reported. The newspaper said after four people were injured at a beach in Sisco, riot police were called to stop 200 people marching to a housing complex with a number of residents of North African origin,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Zimbabwe police teargas anti-Mugabe protestersRiot police in Zimbabwe once again fired tear gas, beat up protesters and block
Zimbabwe police teargas anti-Mugabe protesters
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
Riot police in Zimbabwe once again fired tear gas, beat up protesters and blocked off the site of an opposition rally in Harare, the latest in a string of demonstrations to hit the country. Friday's rally, which was authorised by a court, was to... Read more
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