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# protesters - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Death toll passes 500 in Myanmar military's crackdown on protesters
# Myanmar
# Myanmar

Death toll passes 500 in Myanmar military's crackdown on protesters

Mar 30th 2021, 8:12 AM 6,468 Views 8 Comments

World powers have ramped up their condemnation of the military’s campaign against the anti-coup movement.

# protesters - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Teenager accused of shooting protesters extradited from Illinois to Wisconsin
# Kyle Rittenhouse
# Kyle Rittenhouse

Teenager accused of shooting protesters extradited from Illinois to Wisconsin

Oct 31st 2020, 2:45 PM 30,260 Views 0 Comments

Defence lawyers had sought to persuade Judge Paul Novak to block their client’s transfer.

# protesters - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Protesters attempt to pull down statue of former US president near White House
# Andrew Jackson
# Andrew Jackson

Protesters attempt to pull down statue of former US president near White House

Jun 23rd 2020, 12:47 PM 34,954 Views 82 Comments

Police used pepper spray to move protesters out of Lafayette Square, where the Andrew Jackson statue is located.

# protesters - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Protesters topple statue of Confederate general in Washington DC on Juneteenth
# Juneteenth
# Juneteenth

Protesters topple statue of Confederate general in Washington DC on Juneteenth

Jun 20th 2020, 12:56 PM 30,422 Views 122 Comments

The statue, dedicated in 1901, was located in Judiciary Square about half a mile from the US Capitol.

# protesters - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Families hold anxious vigil outside Hong Kong university as 100 protesters remain besieged
# Protesters
# Protesters

Families hold anxious vigil outside Hong Kong university as 100 protesters remain besieged

Nov 19th 2019, 7:08 AM 6,487 Views 7 Comments

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has called for a peaceful end to the siege.

# protesters - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Students armed with petrol bombs - and bows and arrows - clash with police overnight in Hong Kong
# Violence
# Violence

Students armed with petrol bombs - and bows and arrows - clash with police overnight in Hong Kong

Nov 13th 2019, 7:28 AM 7,696 Views 13 Comments

Hong Kong’s underground subway system was closed amid further violence overnight.

# protesters - Monday 4 November, 2019

Protesters plan 'bikini & shorts' protest over Taoiseach 'positive' climate change remarks
# Dáil Gates
# Dáil Gates

Protesters plan 'bikini & shorts' protest over Taoiseach 'positive' climate change remarks

Nov 4th 2019, 11:47 AM 42,894 Views 74 Comments

Varadkar said one of the benefits to climate change is warmer winters.

# protesters - Sunday 20 October, 2019

Protesters ignore ban to clash with police in Hong Kong
# Police Ban
# Police Ban

Protesters ignore ban to clash with police in Hong Kong

Oct 20th 2019, 3:30 PM 6,856 Views 5 Comments

Unrest in the city continued today despite a police ban.

# protesters - Monday 14 October, 2019

Chaos at Barcelona airport as thousands protest over sentencing of Catalan leaders
# Protests
# Protests

Chaos at Barcelona airport as thousands protest over sentencing of Catalan leaders

Oct 14th 2019, 8:34 PM 38,714 Views 42 Comments

Demonstrators flooded the streets of Barcelona before marching towards El Prat airport in Barcelona.

# protesters - Monday 9 September, 2019

Hong Kong protesters march to US consulate to increase pressure on Beijing
# Democracy
# Democracy

Hong Kong protesters march to US consulate to increase pressure on Beijing

Sep 9th 2019, 8:37 AM 6,549 Views 20 Comments

Millions of Hong Kongers have protested in the past three months.

# protesters - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Hong Kong leader calls for dialogue as extradition bill withdrawal slammed as 'too little, too late'
# Hong Kong
# Hong Kong

Hong Kong leader calls for dialogue as extradition bill withdrawal slammed as 'too little, too late'

Sep 5th 2019, 7:30 AM 6,837 Views 5 Comments

Carrie Lam announced yesterday that she is scrapping the controversial extradition bill.

# protesters - Sunday 21 July, 2019

Tens of thousands march in another huge anti-government rally in Hong Kong
# Protest
# Protest

Tens of thousands march in another huge anti-government rally in Hong Kong

Jul 21st 2019, 1:45 PM 9,519 Views 16 Comments

The protests have been sparked by years of rising anger over Beijing’s influence.

# protesters - Monday 1 July, 2019

Hong Kong protest: Riot police fire tear gas on crowd hours after group breaches parliament
# Violent Protests
# Violent Protests

Hong Kong protest: Riot police fire tear gas on crowd hours after group breaches parliament

Updated Jul 1st 2019, 5:24 PM 16,417 Views 62 Comments

Today is the 22nd anniversary of the handover of Hong Kong from UK to Chinese rule.

# protesters - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Taoiseach has no plans to beef up security for ministers after protests at their homes
# Home Security
# Home Security

Taoiseach has no plans to beef up security for ministers after protests at their homes

Apr 21st 2019, 8:00 AM 13,703 Views 69 Comments

Leo Varadkar says he has not added any extra security after protests at his home.

# protesters - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Police use 'tear gas' on Tour de France protesters who blocked route with bales of hay
# Chaos
From The42
# Chaos

Police use 'tear gas' on Tour de France protesters who blocked route with bales of hay

Jul 24th 2018, 12:15 PM 28,370 Views 16 Comments

Some riders were affected and the 16th stage had to be temporarily stopped.

# protesters - Monday 9 July, 2018

Pride in London organisers 'sorry' over 'anti-trans' protest
# Protesters
# Protesters

Pride in London organisers 'sorry' over 'anti-trans' protest

Jul 9th 2018, 9:49 AM 33,500 Views 149 Comments

Pride in London said the group “forced their way to the front of the parade”.

# protesters - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Iran warns protesters they will 'pay the price' after third night of mass demonstrations
# Unrest
# Unrest

Iran warns protesters they will 'pay the price' after third night of mass demonstrations

Dec 31st 2017, 12:28 PM 10,397 Views 104 Comments

Two people have been killed and dozens injured.

# protesters - Saturday 30 December, 2017

'The world is watching': Tear gas and arrests as Iran tries to crack down on protests
# Anti-regime
# Anti-regime

'The world is watching': Tear gas and arrests as Iran tries to crack down on protests

Dec 30th 2017, 7:10 PM 24,859 Views 114 Comments

Counter demonstrations have been organised for today.

# protesters - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Protesters clash in Phoenix as Trump defends his response to Charlottesville violence
# Defensive
# Defensive

Protesters clash in Phoenix as Trump defends his response to Charlottesville violence

Aug 23rd 2017, 7:09 AM 15,045 Views 41 Comments

Trump made his comments during a rally in Phoenix, Arizona.

# protesters - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Graphic pro-life events planned for Cork and Dublin airports 'won't get permission'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Graphic pro-life events planned for Cork and Dublin airports 'won't get permission'

Jun 27th 2017, 2:01 PM 47,001 Views 213 Comments

The group planning the events, the Irish Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform, is seeking volunteers and donations.

# protesters - Friday 28 April, 2017

Politicians attacked after Macedonia's parliament stormed by 100 protesters
# Skopje
# Skopje

Politicians attacked after Macedonia's parliament stormed by 100 protesters

Apr 28th 2017, 7:16 AM 5,773 Views 8 Comments

Footage shows chairs and tripods being thrown as fist fights broke out in the parliamentary press room.

# protesters - Thursday 30 March, 2017

The DPP is concerned about possible interference in upcoming Jobstown trial
# Protesters
# Protesters

The DPP is concerned about possible interference in upcoming Jobstown trial

Mar 30th 2017, 6:39 PM 13,996 Views 0 Comments

The court heard today of the DPP’s concern that the constitutional process of trial by jury could be interfered with.

# protesters - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Dutch PM says he won't apologise to Turkey over escalating diplomatic row
# Diplomatic Dispute
# Diplomatic Dispute

Dutch PM says he won't apologise to Turkey over escalating diplomatic row

Mar 12th 2017, 6:39 PM 37,010 Views 74 Comments

A diplomatic dispute between the two countries continues to worsen.

# protesters - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Hosni Mubarak acquitted over deaths of protesters during Arab Spring revolt
# Egypt
# Egypt

Hosni Mubarak acquitted over deaths of protesters during Arab Spring revolt

Mar 2nd 2017, 4:44 PM 6,011 Views 13 Comments

He had ruled the country for 30 years before being ousted.

# protesters - Monday 20 February, 2017

'He's hurting our country': Thousands protest against Trump on US Presidents Day
# New York
# New York

'He's hurting our country': Thousands protest against Trump on US Presidents Day

Feb 20th 2017, 10:02 PM 14,848 Views 59 Comments

” I do obey President Trump as our president, but I don’t have to agree with his policies,” said one protester.

# protesters - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

VIDEO: Ryan Lochte 'hurt' after protesters storm stage during Dancing with the Stars
# Ballroom Chancer
# Ballroom Chancer

VIDEO: Ryan Lochte 'hurt' after protesters storm stage during Dancing with the Stars

Sep 13th 2016, 4:19 PM 27,966 Views 12 Comments

The controversial swimmer was making his debut on the show.

# protesters - Friday 5 August, 2016

Black Lives Matter protesters are causing traffic chaos at Heathrow airport
# Protests
# Protests

Black Lives Matter protesters are causing traffic chaos at Heathrow airport

Aug 5th 2016, 12:12 PM 20,101 Views 155 Comments

Protesters have blocked the main road into the airport, Europe’s busiest, this morning.

# protesters - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Government to appeal decision to protect Moore Street battlefield site to Supreme Court
# Courts
# Courts

Government to appeal decision to protect Moore Street battlefield site to Supreme Court

Jun 14th 2016, 7:29 PM 13,460 Views 46 Comments

The Moore Street site was ruled a “battlefield site” by the High Court in March.

# protesters - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Four charged with attempted murder after police car torched in France
# Paris
# Paris

Four charged with attempted murder after police car torched in France

May 22nd 2016, 7:31 AM 12,257 Views 28 Comments

The incident happened earlier this week and has been branded “anti-cop hatred”.

# protesters - Friday 6 May, 2016

Armed gardaí called in as anti-eviction protesters take over Limerick court
# Chaos
# Chaos

Armed gardaí called in as anti-eviction protesters take over Limerick court

May 6th 2016, 6:13 PM 24,707 Views 0 Comments

Anti-eviction protesters refused to leave the court and formed a mock jury and a mock judge.

# protesters - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

China is going to release the last Tiananmen Square protest prisoner
# 27 Years
# 27 Years

China is going to release the last Tiananmen Square protest prisoner

May 4th 2016, 10:44 AM 13,119 Views 16 Comments

Miao Deshun will be released in October after nearly three decades in jail.

# protesters - Friday 12 February, 2016

There wasn't much love for Enda Kenny in Cork today
# Heckled
# Heckled

There wasn't much love for Enda Kenny in Cork today

Feb 12th 2016, 2:19 PM 31,789 Views 166 Comments

The Taoiseach was met with more protests in the rebel county this morning.

# protesters - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

'Get the f*** out of Wicklow': Enda met his first protesters of the election today
# On The Canvass
# On The Canvass

'Get the f*** out of Wicklow': Enda met his first protesters of the election today

Feb 9th 2016, 5:15 PM 66,683 Views 256 Comments

It got a bit heated on the campaign trail earlier.

# protesters - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Iran leader warns Saudi Arabia of 'divine revenge' over execution of cleric
# Sheikh Nimr Al-nimr
# Sheikh Nimr Al-nimr

Iran leader warns Saudi Arabia of 'divine revenge' over execution of cleric

Jan 3rd 2016, 8:56 PM 23,203 Views 97 Comments

Saudi Arabia has severed diplomatic ties with Iran.

# protesters - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Dozens of protesters and gardaí enter Bank of Ireland College Green after anti-austerity march
# Dublin
# Dublin

Dozens of protesters and gardaí enter Bank of Ireland College Green after anti-austerity march

Dec 8th 2015, 5:25 PM 42,242 Views 193 Comments

The protest ended peacefully and there were no arrests.

# protesters - Thursday 15 October, 2015

'Go f**k yourself': Trump rally descends into shouting and spitting
# Divisive Figure
# Divisive Figure

'Go f**k yourself': Trump rally descends into shouting and spitting

Oct 15th 2015, 4:03 PM 27,890 Views 60 Comments

The billionaire’s supporters clashed with a group of Latino student protesters

# protesters - Thursday 17 September, 2015

'We don't want to be told when we can go to the toilet, or eat or sleep'
# Protest
# Protest

'We don't want to be told when we can go to the toilet, or eat or sleep'

Sep 17th 2015, 8:59 PM 20,243 Views 53 Comments

‘We had marriage equality in May, when am I going to get my equality?’

# protesters - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Cork's deputy mayor 'snubbed' water charge petition with 15,000 signatures
# Anti-water Charges
# Anti-water Charges

Cork's deputy mayor 'snubbed' water charge petition with 15,000 signatures

May 26th 2015, 12:00 PM 10,115 Views 53 Comments

“It’s a gross insult to people, whether someone agrees with you or not they should take your petition.”

# protesters - Friday 1 May, 2015

Police use tear gas on stone-throwing protesters
# Milan Expo
# Milan Expo

Police use tear gas on stone-throwing protesters

May 1st 2015, 11:02 PM 13,963 Views 30 Comments

Violent clashes have broken out in Italy as tens of thousands of protesters come out onto the streets.

# protesters - Saturday 25 April, 2015

'People who restrict the freedom of movement of others are fascists'
# Brian Cowen Protest
# Brian Cowen Protest

'People who restrict the freedom of movement of others are fascists'

Apr 25th 2015, 3:39 PM 34,980 Views 167 Comments

Micheál Martin has some strong words for protesters.

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