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Anti-terrorism police who were dispatched to the scene as reinforcements succeeded in dispersing the group with tear gas, while police also intervened some locals who escaped to side streets.
A seven-year-old Palestinian boy was seriously wounded yesterday by a tear gas canister fired by the Israeli forces during clashes that broke out in Bethlehem's southern village of al-Khader, Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.
The streets of Kolkata leading to Howrah turned into virtual battlefields on Monday afternoon with police firing tear gas shells, targeting water cannons and wielding lathis during the 'March to Secretariat' agitation programme undertaken by 11 Left ...
In an excerpt from her new book, techno-sociologist Zeynep Tufekci hits the streets to explore the power and fragility of networked social movements.
She really wanted those fries right out of the fryer. A 25-year-old woman was arrested Thursday for allegedly spraying employees at a Fast Food restaurant in Minneapolis, Minn.
The Inter University students Federation decided to protest against private medical colleges on Wednesday, May 17, defying a court order against any protests in Colombo that would inconvenience the public.
Greek police fired tear gas Thursday as a thousands-strong demonstration in Athens against new austerity cuts turned violent with some hooded youths throwing Molotov cocktails.
police responded with tear gas and pepper spray. Two people were detained and one arrested by the police in the aftermath of the clashes, according to ANA news agency.
May 17, Colombo: Sri Lanka police Wednesday fired tear gas and water cannons to disperse university students protesting against the South Asian Institute of technology and Medicine (SAITM) in Fort this afternoon.
police fired tear gas and water cannons to disperse protesting university students near the Viharamahadevi Park in Colombo a short while ago.
tear gas was fired at the protestors of Inter University students' Federation at several locations this afternoon. The protest march was organized based on 15 ...
The inter-university students federation staged another protest on Wednesday, May 17 against private universities. And the story ended the same way it did - Sri ...
Hell broke loose yesterday at the Sunyani West District Assembly hall at Odumase in the Brong-Ahafo Region during voting by assembly members to confirm the president's nominee, Martin Obeng, for the position of district chief executive, when police ...
Greek riot police in central Athens have fired tear gas at protesting youths as anti-austerity protests turned violent. Several dozen protesters hurled rocks and fired flares at police outside Parliament after peaceful marches involving around 12,000 ...
Bugbog-sarado ang isang 28-anyos na laaki makaraang kuyugin ito sa isang sayawan matapos magwala at mag-spray pa ng tear gas sa Bagong Silang, Puerto Princesa, Palawan kahapon ng madaling-araw. Halos hindi na makalakad sanhi ng mga ...
police made the arrests earlier while shelling tear gas at protesters to stop them from reaching the Chief Minister House. PSP Chairman Kamal said that the party workers had not entered Red Zone.
Young said the man threatened to kill himself. SWAT responded to assist with the situation and the negotiation. Later Sunday afternoon, officers deployed tear gas. the suspect immediately exited the home at that point and surrendered without further ...
El Dorado County Deputies have a murder suspect in custody. 36-year-old Travis Eriksen was arrested Thursday night after SWAT members gassed a residence on Lindberg Avenue, where Eriksen was barricaded.
Srinagar: Clashes broke out between protesters and security personnel in Nowhatta area of Srinagar city and in Shopian town in South Kashmir on Friday, police said.
In a video filmed during the ongoing protests in Caracas, 23-year-old Wuilly Arteaga can be seen playing the Venezuelan national anthem as tear gas billows ...
FILE - In this May 10, 2017 file photo, anti-government protesters work together to aim a giant slingshot holding a glass bottle filled with feces, at security forces blocking their march from reaching the Supreme... (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos, File) More.
Chaos erupted outside the department of education offices - as well as in the Kuyga area - in Port Elizabeth on Wednesday when police used stun grenades and tear gas to disperse protesters during mass protest action. police spokesperson Captain Sandra ...
Protesters have been hit with tear gas and more than 100 detained by police as they complain about plans to build a waste incinerator.
police fire tear gas as angry youth charge on them in Tema. Ghana police Security Damongo The youth attacked the police for allegedly killing one of their colleagues.
The Independent Online newspaper reported Tuesday that the protesters started throwing stones at police officers, when the law enforcers made an attempt to clear the road.
Terrified young children and babies had to be carried to safety after their nursery filled with tear gas as nearby demonstrators clashed with security forces.
tear gas shells take on stones as student protests continue in Kashmir. Inspector general of police SJM Gilani had claimed on Monday that student demonstrations have been quelled, and normalcy restored in most of Kashmir's schools and colleges.
police in the French capital have used tear gas and rubber bullets against participants of an anti-election rally a day after the presidential runoff vote resulting in Emmanuel Macron's victory.
In her new book, twitter and tear gas: The Power and Fragility of Networked protest, Zeynep Tufekci offers a firsthand account of the Gezi Park protests in Istanbul in 2013, in which demonstrators clashed with the Turkish government over its urban ...
Middlebrook: 'I would use tear gas again'. MATT CUNNINGHAM, NT News. May 9, 2017 12:30am. Subscriber only. FORMER Corrections Commissioner Ken Middlebrook says he would order the teargassing of youth detainees again tomorrow if faced with ...
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and former U.S. Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates testify to the Senate Judiciary Committee's Subcommittee on crime and terrorism in the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C.
While many thought that he was throwing the tear gas back at the police, he insists that he was throwing it to get it away from children.
Hundreds of people were evacuated from buildings in this big coastal city in western Venezuela on Monday after security forces fired tear gas during a clash with protesters and the gas spilled into homes, schools and a hospital. The protest turned ...
MARACAIBO, Venezuela (AP) - Hundreds of people were evacuated from buildings in this big coastal city in western Venezuela on Monday after security forces fired tear gas during a clash with protesters and the gas spilled into homes, schools and a ...
Riot cops fired tear gas at protesters in Venezuela on Monday as thousands demonstrated against President Nicolas Maduro's efforts to reform the Constitution in a deadly political crisis.
Despite this, the next day, two communities collided with each other near the old bus stand which is in the vicinity of police station.
French police have deployed tear gas against a group of protesters in Paris, an RT crew at the site reports. The protesters had reportedly been throwing bottles at police.
According to the agency, about 100 young men, all dressed in black, attempted to stage a rally in protest of the presidential elections on Sunday evening.
Ferguson Protester Man Who Hurled tear gas Canister in Iconic Photo Dead at 27 1 5/5/2017 6:41 AM PDT Edward Crawford, Jr., the man whose image became the defining moment in the Ferguson protests, is dead.
Beirut, Lebanon (4:15 P.M.) - At least 28 people were reportedly injured at the Beta junction near Nablus, in the West Bank, Friday, during a demonstration in support of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails.
students Clash With police In Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara, tear gas Used. Official sources say police had to throw teargas shells on the protesters after they threw stones at the security forces.
Edward Crawford, the protestor captured in an iconic photograph hurling a tear gas canister during the Ferguson protests in 2014, has died, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch has reported.
Edward Crawford, Jr., the man whose image became the defining moment in the Ferguson protests, is dead. Crawford was found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, and police are trying to determine if it was accidental or suicide.
Israeli security forces fired tear gas and, reportedly, rubber bullets at Palestinian protesters demanding the return of Palestinian bodies to their families and supporting those on a hunger strike in Israeli prisons.
Harare - The Tobacco Sales Floors (TSF) premises were turned into a war zone yesterday as police fought running battles with angry farmers who staged a demonstration demanding their cash from banks.
So it turns out Seth Rogen's really been in the field as a rap fan and years ago, he paid the price for it while attending a Wu-Tang Clan concert.
Israeli forces fired bullets, stun grenades and tear gas at a Palestinian hospital in the central occupied West Bank city of Ramallah this morning, sparking condemnation from the Palestinian Authority (PA).
Caracas, Venezuela -- Thousands of protesters were met with plumes of tear gas in Venezuela's capital Wednesday, just a short distance from where President Nicolas Maduro delivered a decree kicking off a process to rewrite the polarized nation's ...





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