Showing posts with label demonstrations. Show all posts
Showing posts with label demonstrations. Show all posts

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Thousands march in London for second Brexit vote

Thousands march in London for second Brexit vote
Thousands of demonstrators gathered in London on Saturday to call for a second vote on Britain's departure from the European Union.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Catalonian independence: Opponents of secession have called for demonstrations around Spain

Opponents of secession have called for demonstrations around Spain
Spain is bracing for more protests on Saturday despite tentative signs that rival sides may be seeking to defuse the crisis after Madrid offered a first apology to Catalans injured by police during their outlawed secession vote.

Monday, July 10, 2017

Austria Bars Turkish Economy Minister over Rally Plans

Austria said Monday it had barred Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci from entering the country to attend a rally marking the anniversary of last year’s failed coup attempt in Turkey.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Top US senator calls for removal of Turkey's US ambassador

 U.S. Senator John McCain, one of the leading foreign policy voices in Congress, on Thursday urged the expulsion of Turkey's U.S. ambassador after violence erupted between protesters and Turkish security personnel during President Tayyip Erdogan's recent visit.

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Thousands Rally against Aleksandar Vucic in Belgrade

Thousands of people are blowing whistles and banging pots outside the Serbian government headquarters to protest the election of powerful Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic as the country's new president.

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Turkey issues travel warning about US amid anti-Trump protests

Turkey's Foreign Ministry on Saturday issued a travel warning concerning the United States as thousands of Americans have taken streets for the fourth day in a row to protest the President-elect Donald Trump.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

State of emergency declared in Charlotte as unrest continues

The city of Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, said Thursday that a person who earlier had been declared dead from the impact of bullets during racial protests in the city was in still alife, on life support and in critical condition.

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

Protests in Brazil erupt against Temer ‘coup’

Tens of thousands took to Brazilian streets to support sacked leader Dilma Rousseff and protest the new government of Michel Temer, who has taken power and downplayed the protests.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Tens of Thousands Protest US Bases in Okinawa

Tens of thousands of demonstrators have gathered on the Japanese island of Okinawa demanding the U.S. military shut down its bases there following a rash of high-profile incidents involving service members that have made headlines in recent months.

Saturday, May 28, 2016

French government scrambles to stem fuel shortages as protests continue

French junior transport minister Alain Vidalies on Saturday said fuel shortages sparked by nationwide strikes and blockades were easing, but warned the crisis was not over.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Iraq PM orders arrest of Green Zone protesters

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Sunday ordered authorities to arrest and prosecute protesters who attacked security forces, lawmakers and damaged state property after breaking into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone to protest delays in reform plans.

Followers of Iraq's prominent Shiite cleric storm Baghdad Green Zone. The political system created following the U.S.-led invasion in 2003

Thousands of followers of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Saturday stormed the heavily fortified Green Zone in central Baghdad and took control of the parliament building and surrounding areas, while dozens of lawmakers, officials and employees tried to escape the government district.

Saturday, November 28, 2015

Thousands march against Spanish involvement in Syria. Pablo Iglesias backs putting the issue to a referendum.

Several thousand people marched Saturday in Madrid against Spanish involvement in the Syrian conflict as Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, facing December general elections, stressed he would not rush into a decision.

Thousands protest in London against Syria air-strike plans

Around 4,000 people joined a protest in London today against Britain potentially joining air strikes against the Islamic State group in Syria.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

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