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#Riot

# riot - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Scottish police launch 'thorough and robust inquiry' after Irish unity march riot

Police said a planned parade by a republican flute band was met by a ‘disruptive’ counter protest.

# riot - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Tourist sites closed and 8,000 police officers deployed to prevent repeat of 'yellow vest' riot

A number of tourist sites will be closed in Paris today ahead of more demonstrations.

# riot - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Three teenagers sentenced to five years in prison for roles in 'rampage' at Oberstown

During the incident a roof was set on fire and missiles were thrown at staff, gardaí and fire officers.

# riot - Thursday 29 March, 2018

68 people killed in Venezuelan jail fire

The blaze at the detention facility in Carabobo state is the latest in a series of deadly incidents.

# riot - Thursday 6 July, 2017

'Welcome to hell': Police turn on water cannon as thousands protest at G20 summit

Protesters were dispersed as riot police charged the demonstration.

# riot - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Protesters hurl cans of Pepsi at police during US May Day riots

There were violent scenes in many US states.

# riot - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Activist shot dead as protesters storm government building in Paraguay

Offices were ransacked and 30 people were injured as a demonstration turned violent.

# riot - Monday 16 January, 2017

26 dead as gangs behead inmates in Brazilian prison massacre

Officials said members of two drug gangs clashed violently after coming out of different parts of the prison.

# riot - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Anti-Trump protesters hurl rocks and bottles outside rally

The protesters, several of whom waved Mexican flags, also chanted expletives about Trump.

# riot - Monday 1 February, 2016

From The42 'Friendly' Argentina derby turns into brutal no-holds-barred brawl War This post contains videos

'Friendly' Argentina derby turns into brutal no-holds-barred brawl

Nobody does schemozzles like Argentina do schemozzles.

# riot - Monday 25 January, 2016

Gunshot fired and 100 petrol bombs thrown at PSNI

No police officers or members of the public were injured, however a number of police vehicles were damaged.

# riot - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Governor warned of potential 'bloodbath' among IRA prisoners if rubber bullets were removed

The government wanted to stop using them as part of efforts to rid them from Northern Ireland.

# riot - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Group of as many as 30 youths fight with knives and sticks

One police officer received minor injuries in the altercation.

# riot - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Asylum seeker horribly beaten in Cloverhill is the Afghan man found at side of motorway

21-year-old Walli Ullah Safi had no idea what country he was in when he first arrived in Ireland two weeks ago.

# riot - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Prisoner found cut nearly in half with organs missing after riot

The grisly discovery raises obvious questions about the prison’s security.

# riot - Friday 5 June, 2015

From The42 Where are they now? The English team that played Ireland on that infamous night Looking Back

Where are they now? The English team that played Ireland on that infamous night

What became of the side that faced Jack Charlton’s men 20 years ago.

# riot - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From The42 'These guys were morons… They didn’t come to watch football' Feature

'These guys were morons… They didn’t come to watch football'

Ger Canning tells The42 about his recollection of reporting at the infamous 1995 friendly between England and Ireland.

# riot - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Four Irish people have still not contacted home after Nepal earthquake

One Nepalese man was removed from the rubble after 82 hours. He said he survived by drinking his own urine.

# riot - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Obama: "There are police departments that have to do some soul searching"

Several police officers were injured tonight.

# riot - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Inmates in Brazilian prison take guards hostage in latest riot

The riot was the fifth in Parana this month and the 21st this year.

# riot - Monday 18 August, 2014

Two wounded by gunfire as violence ramps up in Ferguson protests

Riot police fired tear gas into the crowd and seven people have been arrested overnight.

# riot - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Major police operation in Belfast as anti-internment march hits the city

Dozens of officers were injured last year in loyalist rioting after the march.

# riot - Friday 10 January, 2014

Vietnam police investigate riot at Samsung factory

Thirteen people have been injured in the incident, four critically.

# riot - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

57 people arrested in London as police clash with G8 protesters G8

57 people arrested in London as police clash with G8 protesters

A large group of protesters occupied a former police station in Soho and had to be removed by police.

# riot - Friday 31 May, 2013

Firefighters vs police in Spain austerity protest

Riot police charged at firefighters during the protest, which took place in front of the Catalunya Parliament in Barcelona.

# riot - Friday 24 May, 2013

Schools torched in fifth night of Sweden riots over 'police brutality'

The troubles are believed to have been triggered by the fatal police shooting of a 69-year-old man last week.

# riot - Saturday 9 March, 2013

From The42 Snapshot: Chaos in Egypt as protesters torch FA building Port Said

Snapshot: Chaos in Egypt as protesters torch FA building

This police officers’ club nearby the Egyptian FA was also targeted.

Egypt court confirms 21 death sentences over football riot

Five other defendants received life sentences over the deadly football riot in Port Said last year.

# riot - Monday 18 February, 2013

Strikes shut down Egyptian port city for second day

The protesters are angry over the killing of some 50 people during demonstrations last month.

# riot - Saturday 26 January, 2013

At least 50 dead in Venezuela prison riot

The government said the riot was set off after inmates at the Uribana prison rebelled against prison authorities who had launched a sweep of the facility in search of illicit weapons.

# riot - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Violent clashes in Belfast as flag protests enter fifth night

Police officers were attacked with missiles while vehicles were damaged with hatchets and sledge hammers.

# riot - Saturday 10 November, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Players and fans attack a referee during a football game in Tajikistan I Predict A Riot

VIDEO: Players and fans attack a referee during a football game in Tajikistan

It blew up after a couple of red cards.

Sri Lanka deploys troops as prison riot kills 27

The deaths occurred as a shoot-out raged between inmates and prison officers.

# riot - Saturday 20 October, 2012

From The42 200 arrested in Dortmund riot, eight police hurt Trouble

200 arrested in Dortmund riot, eight police hurt

A group of 600 Schalke fans were attacked by masked Dortmund supporters this evening.

# riot - Sunday 14 October, 2012

From The42 Africa Cup of Nations match abandoned after fans riot Stadium Violence

Africa Cup of Nations match abandoned after fans riot

As Senegal trailed 2-0 at home to the Ivory coast, fans in the Dakar stadium turned to violence.

# riot - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Adams: Orange Order should contribute to peace process

The Sinn Féin leader said today that the order needs to “step forward”, which means dialogue with residents and dialogue with Sinn Féin.

# riot - Monday 23 April, 2012

From The42 Genoa protests inspire security clampdown Riot

Genoa protests inspire security clampdown

A demonstration by club “ultras” during yesterday’s fixture with Siena has triggered calls for a review of Serie A stadium policy.

# riot - Friday 3 February, 2012

Two shot dead as soccer riot sparks new round of violence in Egypt

They were the first to die in clashes that erupted around the country after a riot at a soccer stadium killed 74 on Wednesday as sports violence spiraled into a new political crisis for Egypt.

# riot - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Three days of mourning after at least 74 killed in Egyptian soccer clashes Egypt This post contains videos

Three days of mourning after at least 74 killed in Egyptian soccer clashes

Fans invaded the pitch after a match between two of the country’s biggest football clubs Al-Masry and Al-Ahly.There are conflicting reports as to what caused the violence.

# riot - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

From The42 Update: At least 73 killed in clashes after Egyptian football match Riot This post contains videos

Update: At least 73 killed in clashes after Egyptian football match

Some of the dead in this evening’s clashes were security officers, officials said.

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