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

Friday, January 12, 2018

NGOs urge Tunisian police to show restraint with anti-austerity protesters

Tunis press freedom
A host of international NGOs on Friday issued statements urging Tunisian security forces to show restraint in the mass anti-austerity protests that continue packing the streets of downtown Tunis, amid additional concerns that press freedom was being stifled in the North African country.

Monday, July 10, 2017

Vienna Bars Turkish Economy Minister From Attending Failed Coup Anniversary

The Austrian Foreign Ministry prohibited Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci from entering the country on the occasion of commemorative events of the 2016 Turkish failed coup attempt citing security concerns, a ministry spokesperson said Monday.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Monday, October 17, 2016

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016

Ankara Summons German Envoy Over Ban on Erdogan's Cologne Rally Speech Broadcast

The German ambassador to Ankara was summoned to the Turkish Foreign Ministry over the recent German court's decision to prohibit the broadcast of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's speech during a rally in Cologne.

Monday, June 20, 2016

Okinawa residents hold rally to protest US military crimes

Tens of thousands of protestors took to the streets of Okinawa in Japan's southernmost Prefecture on Sunday to express their ongoing anger at the disproportionate presence of U.S. military personnel on the island and the crimes committed by them, in particular the brutal rape and murder of a local women by a base-linked worker recently.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

New wave of street protest, strikes challenge Hollande's labor code reform

In the latest protest against the French government's plans to reform the country's labor laws, thousands of workers and students walked out in French cities on Tuesday to call for the withdrawal of the bill.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Protesters rally against acting Brazilian President Temer in Sao Paulo

Several hundred Brazilians protested Thursday against Interim President Michel Temer in Sao Paulo, Brazil's largest city and home turf for the former vice president to Dilma Rousseff, who was suspended from office after the Senate decided to impeach her.

Sunday, January 10, 2016

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“The U.S. must stop supporting terrorists who are destroying Syria and her people" : US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard

US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard, recently visited Syria, and even met with President Bashar Al-Assad. She also visited the recently libe...