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# anti-government - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Coordinator for Irish rights group among 57 arrested ahead of protests in Belarus
# Anti-government
# Anti-government

Coordinator for Irish rights group among 57 arrested ahead of protests in Belarus

Mar 25th 2017, 3:24 PM 11,106 Views 16 Comments

The head of the main opposition party was also arrested by police ahead of the protests in Minsk.

# anti-government - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

World chess champ and Kremlin foe wins European court case against Russia
# Garry Kasparov
# Garry Kasparov

World chess champ and Kremlin foe wins European court case against Russia

Dec 14th 2016, 8:04 AM 7,582 Views 27 Comments

Garry Kasparov was arrested for peaceful protests on several occasions, the court found.

# anti-government - Monday 14 March, 2016

Pictures: An incredible THREE MILLION people have joined an anti-government protest in Brazil
# People Power
# People Power

Pictures: An incredible THREE MILLION people have joined an anti-government protest in Brazil

Mar 14th 2016, 8:52 AM 20,985 Views 62 Comments

The protest was directed at the country’s embattled president Dilma Rousseff amid an anti-corruption probe into the workings of her government.

# anti-government - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Anti-government rancher killed in standoff had vowed to die rather than go to jail
# Lavoy Finicum
# Lavoy Finicum

Anti-government rancher killed in standoff had vowed to die rather than go to jail

Jan 27th 2016, 11:54 PM 24,382 Views 27 Comments

“I love the elements. And this is where I’m going to breathe my last breath…I’m not going to spend my last days in a cell.”

# anti-government - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Armed militia refuse to leave government property after men they were "defending" hand themselves in
# Oregon
# Oregon

Armed militia refuse to leave government property after men they were "defending" hand themselves in

Jan 5th 2016, 12:16 PM 10,796 Views 27 Comments

Police urged the protesters to “Go home, be with your own families and end this peacefully.”

# anti-government - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Students gear up for new rally in Venezuela
# Anti-government
# Anti-government

Students gear up for new rally in Venezuela

Feb 25th 2014, 11:44 AM 4,584 Views 57 Comments

The Venezuelan government is set to name its ambassador to Washington today.

# anti-government - Monday 13 January, 2014

PHOTOS: Tens of thousands of protesters attempt to 'shut down' Bangkok
# Thailand
# Thailand

PHOTOS: Tens of thousands of protesters attempt to 'shut down' Bangkok

Jan 13th 2014, 11:41 AM 5,797 Views 19 Comments

The demonstrators want Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to resign to make way for an unelected “people’s council” that would oversee reforms.

# anti-government - Monday 10 June, 2013

Young, urban women: the face of Turkey's protest movement
# Turkey
# Turkey

Young, urban women: the face of Turkey's protest movement

Jun 10th 2013, 1:45 PM 6,902 Views 77 Comments

Meet the women on the frontline of Turkey’s mass anti-government protests. Their grievances include proposals to limit abortion rights, tighten rules for morning-after poll and ban late-night sale of alcohol.

# anti-government - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Anti-government protests rage for second day in Istanbul
# Turkey
# Turkey

Anti-government protests rage for second day in Istanbul

Jun 1st 2013, 11:08 AM 5,074 Views 17 Comments

Anti-government protests also spread to other cities.

# anti-government - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Gilmore condemns Syrian massacre while Assad regime pleads innocence
# Syria
# Syria

Gilmore condemns Syrian massacre while Assad regime pleads innocence

May 27th 2012, 6:32 PM 2,187 Views 19 Comments

The Tánaiste deplores the attacks in Houda which killed 90, while the Assad government denies responsibility.

# anti-government - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Troops kill at least 90 in Syria, say activists
# Syria
# Syria

Troops kill at least 90 in Syria, say activists

May 26th 2012, 9:50 AM 1,021 Views 6 Comments

The reported massacre in Houla represents one of the highest death tolls in a single area since an internationally-brokered cease-fire went into effect last month.

# anti-government - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Head in the sand: Human rights organisations blast F1 for ignoring Bahrain Grand Prix concerns
# Politics Of Sport
From The42
# Politics Of Sport

Head in the sand: Human rights organisations blast F1 for ignoring Bahrain Grand Prix concerns

Apr 19th 2012, 1:12 PM 2,218 Views 5 Comments

The Formula One race is set to go ahead this Sunday amid rising tensions and anti-government protests

# anti-government - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Arab League to discuss suspending Syria
# Syria
# Syria

Arab League to discuss suspending Syria

Oct 16th 2011, 4:40 PM 124 Views 2 Comments

Officials have called an emergency meeting to discuss putting more pressure on Syria’s government to end its bloody crackdown on anti-regime protesters.

# anti-government - Saturday 1 October, 2011

UN condemns sentencing of doctors in Bahrain
# Bahrain
# Bahrain

UN condemns sentencing of doctors in Bahrain

Oct 1st 2011, 8:05 AM 352 Views 12 Comments

Twenty doctors, some of whom trained in Ireland, have been sentenced to between five and 15 years in prison for treating anti-government protesters.

# anti-government - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Syrian army moves into Hama after massive demonstrations
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Syrian army moves into Hama after massive demonstrations

Jul 5th 2011, 1:09 PM 289 Views 0 Comments

Day 112 of the Syrian Revolution and Assad’s crackdown on the anti-government movement continues as tanks move on the city of Hama.

# anti-government - Saturday 30 April, 2011

Four killed in government crackdown on protesters in Yemen
# Yemen
# Yemen

Four killed in government crackdown on protesters in Yemen

Apr 30th 2011, 4:11 PM 216 Views 1 Comment

Demonstrations calling on President Saleh to step down continued in the capital Sanaa today, as Saleh turned his back on a deal which would have offered him immunity if he resigned.