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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 ...

Tear gas, water cannon mar celebrations in Hong Kong

Tear gas, water cannon mar celebrations in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong government on Wednesday condemned Christmas Eve violence in the Asian financial hub, calling it ‘outrageous,’ after tear gas, pepper spray, a water cannon and other weapons were used ...

Paris police use tear gas, water cannon on 'yellow vest' protests anniversary

Paris police use tear gas, water cannon on 'yellow vest' protests anniversary

French police used a water cannon and fired tear gas in Paris on Saturday to drive back protesters marking the first anniversary of anti-government ‘yellow vest’ demonstrations.

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as protests descend into chaos

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as protests descend into chaos

Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse protesters in chaotic scenes late on Sunday as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh front against what many see as a broader erosion of freedoms by the city...

Malawi police use tear gas as opposition protests grow

Malawi police use tear gas as opposition protests grow

Armed police used tear gas on Thursday to disperse demonstrators demanding the resignation of Malawi's president after an election they say was rigged, escalating the state's response to protests ...

Sudanese fruit seller dies choking on tear gas fired at protesters

Sudanese fruit seller dies choking on tear gas fired at protesters

A Sudanese fruit seller died on Sunday after choking on tear gas fired at protesters in the market where he worked in Khartoum, his family members told Reuters.

French police disperse protesters blocking motorway construction

French police disperse protesters blocking motorway construction

Regional authorities gave the green light in August to the plan for the construction of the 24-kilometre stretch of motorway.

Police disperse protesters at entrance to Iraqi oilfield

Police disperse protesters at entrance to Iraqi oilfield

Officials at the field in the southern oil hub of Basra said operations were running normally.

Police fire tear gas on students as Dhaka protests enter eighth day

Police fire tear gas on students as Dhaka protests enter eighth day

Bangladeshi police fired tear gas on students occupying an intersection in central Dhaka on Sunday as thousands of protesters took to the streets for an eighth day to demand road safety measures.

Indian police detain 450 after violent Maratha protests

Indian police detain 450 after violent Maratha protests

The Marathas, who make up around 30% of Maharashtra state's 110 million people, want quotas or "reservations" to ensure they get jobs in the government.

New clashes on Gaza-Israel border after deadly violence

New clashes on Gaza-Israel border after deadly violence

The number of protesters was smaller than in previous weeks, though still substantial and with Gaza's health ministry reporting dozens more Palestinians wounded by Israeli gunfire.

Israeli forces kill 12 Palestinian protesters on Gaza border

Israeli forces kill 12 Palestinian protesters on Gaza border

Tens of thousands of Palestinians, pressing for a right of return for refugees to what is now Israel, gathered at five locations along the fenced 65-km frontier.