Tag: Protests

Protesters interrupt installation Mass of new Chilean Archbishop

During the January 11 installation Mass of Mgr.Celestino Aós as the new Archbishop of Santiago, Chile, a small number of protesters opened backpacks near the...

Iraqi security forces kill one protester, wound 25 – sources

Iraqi security forces killed at least one protester and wounded 25 others on Friday when they launched tear gas canisters to break up a crowd trying to breach Baghdad's Sinak bridge, security and medical sources told Reuters.

French PM offers concession to unions over pension reform

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Saturday offered a major concession to unions contesting his government's overhaul of the pension system

Protests pile pressure on Iran after admission of plane strike

Images and reports of the protests were carried by state-affiliated news agencies, alongside videos on social media.

Photos: Arrests in Hong Kong in New Year’s protests

Hong Kong police arrested about 400 people in New Year's Day protests after what started as a peaceful pro-democracy march of tens of thousands spiralled into chaotic scenes with police firing tear gas to disperse the crowds.

European Students express concern at developments in Malta

European Democrat Students while expressing concern

Hong Kong office workers begin week of lunchtime protests

Protests over the last six months have drawn a wide swathe of Hong Kong society - from students to pensioners. Even white-collar professionals, like those in Chater park, have sometimes blocked roads in recent weeks, leading to face-offs with police.

Pressure mounts on Muscat as the protesting crowds swell

Pressure mounts on Muscat as the protesting crowds swell

Reactions pour in on ongoing political crisis

The Council was referring to the recent developments in Malta’s political situation

Journalists held hostage

Following the press conference held in the deep of the night at Castille journalists and other members of the media were confined to the room where the press conference was held.