Gulf Times - tear-gas
Sudanese protest in Khartoum against rising bread prices

Sudanese protest in Khartoum against rising bread prices

Bread prices have more than doubled after a jump in the cost of flour due to dwindling wheat supplies, after the Sudanese government decided to stop importing grain and allow private companies to do so.

Police fire tear gas to halt opposition protests in two Kenyan cities

Police fire tear gas to halt opposition protests in two Kenyan cities

Kenyan police used tear gas to disperse opposition protesters on Monday in the capital Nairobi and another city as demonstrations against a presidential vote re-run continued despite a government ban.

Tear gas fired at Kenyan protesters as crowds gather

Tear gas fired at Kenyan protesters as crowds gather

Crowds had gathered in Nairobi, the port of Mombasa and Kisumu, the western stronghold of the opposition, for the second time this week.

Twenty tourists robbed at Paris airport hotel

Twenty tourists robbed at Paris airport hotel

Masked men armed with tear gas robbed around 20 tourists who were waiting for shuttle buses outside a Paris airport hotel at the weekend, sources close to the investigation said on Monday.

Three women held in London under anti-terrorism laws

Three women held in London under anti-terrorism laws

Three young women were arrested under anti-terrorism laws in east London on Monday in connection with a security operation in the capital last week, police said.

Greek police fire tear gas at pensioners during Athens protest

Greek police fire tear gas at pensioners during Athens protest

Greek police on Monday fired teargas to control a demonstration of pensioners protesting over cutbacks to their benefits, part of an austerity drive dictated by international lenders.

Ethiopian police fire tear gas, several die in stampede

Ethiopian police fire tear gas, several die in stampede

Several people were killed in a stampede near the Ethiopian capital on Sunday after police fired tear gas at protesters during a religious festival, according to an AFP photographer at the scene.

40 arrested in Paris over Euro 2016 violence

40 arrested in Paris over Euro 2016 violence

Around 40 people were arrested in Paris on Sunday after police used tear gas and water cannon against football fans hurling glass bottles at officers at the Eiffel Tower during the Euro 2016 final.

Delays, tear gas at Uganda vote

Delays, tear gas at Uganda vote

Ugandan police fired tear gas to disperse furious voters in the capital Kampala yesterday as the election commission apologised for hours-long delays in delivering ballot papers in some areas.