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Monday, January 18, 2021

Heavily Fortified Statehouses around US See Small Protests - Tasnim News Agency

Heavily Fortified Statehouses around US See Small Protests

Small groups of right-wing protesters — some of them carrying rifles — gathered outside heavily fortified statehouses around the US Sunday, outnumbered by National Guard troops and police brought in to prevent a repeat of the violence that erupted at the US Capitol.

Tunisia: Protests over moribund economy spread to a dozen cities | Arab Spring | Al Jazeera

Protests over moribund economy

More than 600 people were arrested after a third consecutive night of riots in several Tunisian cities and troops have been deployed in some regions, officials said.

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Trump approves state of emergency declaration in US capital | Al Jazeera

Donald Trump has approved a state of emergency declaration in the United States capital, the White House press office said late on Monday, after US law enforcement officials warned of threats before President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration.

Friday, January 8, 2021

Police officer who shot female protester at the US Congress - suspended - TASS

Police officer who shot female protester at the US Congress - suspended

A US police officer who shot one of the protestors at the US Congress is suspended from work pending an investigation, according to the Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund's statement on Thursday.

Trump pledges smooth transfer of power after Capitol riot | Al Jazeera

Trump pledges smooth transfer of power after Capitol riot

President Donald Trump has acknowledged that Joe Biden will be the next president of the United States and said his focus now is on a peaceful transition of power, a day after his supporters violently attacked the US Capitol.

Thursday, January 7, 2021

Obama, Bush, Clinton, Carter Condemn Trump Supporter Riots - FarsNews Agency

Obama, Bush, Clinton, Carter Condemn Trump Supporter Riots

 Former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter on Wednesday each condemned the mob of rioters who stormed the US Capitol — and lawmakers who sought to delegitimize the presidential election results beforehand.

US Congress certifies Joe Biden as next president, Harris as VP | Al Jazeera

US Congress certifies Joe Biden as next president, Harris as VP

After a chaotic day of protest and violence, Congress has certified Democrats Joe Biden as the next president and Kamala Harris as vice president of the United States.

Four people died during violent protests in Washington DC - TASS

Four people died during violent protests in Washington DC

Authorities of Washington DC confirmed four deaths during violent protests on Wednesday near the US Congress building, Metropolitan Police Department Chief Robert Contee told a news conference.

Two top White House officials resign after Capitol violence, more on the way | THE DAILY STAR

Two top White House officials resign after Capitol violence

Two top aides to first lady Melania Trump resigned on Wednesday in the wake of violence on Capitol Hill, and more top White House officials were considering resigning, including national security adviser Robert O'Brien and his deputy, Matthew Pottinger, sources familiar with the matter said.

Latin American leaders denounce violence in US Capitol - AA

Latin American leaders denounce violence in US Capitol

Latin American leaders expressed shock and disbelief Wednesday over the outbreak of violence in the US capitol after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol building as lawmakers counted electoral votes that would certify Joe Biden as the country’s next president.

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Live Updates : Pro-Trump Protestors Storm Capitol as Congress Meets to Count Electoral College Votes – NBC Boston

US Capitol locked down as Trump supporters clash with police

Hundreds of protesters who massed in the nation's capital to support President Donald Trump's baseless claims of voter fraud swarmed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, forcing police to evacuate parts of the complex as some demonstrators breached barricades on the building's steps.

Sunday, December 13, 2020

142 arrested in fresh anti-security law protest in French capital - China.org.cn

A total of 142 protesters were arrested on Saturday in Paris after a new day of protest against a controversial security bill that would restrict filming of the police, French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said.

Saturday, November 28, 2020

Toll rises to six in clashes among rival Iraq protesters - France 24

The toll from clashes among rival protesters in Iraq's southern hot spot of Nasiriyah rose to six dead, medics told AFP Saturday, as other cities imposed security measures.

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